Starting Friday morning, you'll be seeing posts from a new writer here at GameWit. Please welcome Emmanuel Lopez, who recently joined The Press Democrat's sports department.
A few quick thought on "Mortal Kombat," which releases today, based on a sit-down, hands-on preview I had recently.
If you're even a slightly occasional reader of this blog, you've probably noticed that there are a lot of classics I haven't played. Here's a quick explanation of why, as well as why I think it's important you know.
I'll be working on the What to Play This Weekend post off and on tonight and tomorrow, if necessary, but I figured in the meantime, I'd chime in with thoughts on some of the stuff I've been playing the past few days.
My X10 posts will start to trickle out late tonight. I had intended to get started this afternoon, but I've got non-video game-related duties at the paper that take precedence. A coworker called in sick today, so I need to tackle a few newspaper responsibilities before I get to blogging. [...]
On Thursday afternoon (and maybe part of the evening, too), I'll be checking out upcoming titles for the Xbox 360 at Microsoft's X10 event in San Francisco. While there, I expect I'll be posting regular updates to my Twitter account. Keep an eye on Twitter.com/gamewit starting around 1:30 or so, or just watch the "GameWit Twitter Feed" box over in the right column.
What to play returns after a brief hiatus. Heavy metal adventures, "Indiana Jones"-style tomb raiding and romping around a post-apocalyptic setting with three friends are among the virtual activities you could be taking part in.