The Disturbing History of How Much I’ve spent on S...

Before we get started here I need to make one thing clear. No, it’s not that I love Mario. You know that already. And no, it’s not even that I regret what I’m about to lay before you. The one thing you need to know before you read this article is that we’re...

StewCast 3.12: The Space Haters Return Edition

On this week’s StewCast Kevin, Dave and Burner discuss what’s going on in sports and entertainment. Subscribe to the StewCast This week we put flowers in our hair: Movie theaters are discussed in depth, movies not as much. Lesbian Topanga joins Gus Fringe in the Stewcast...

Wii U Release Details Sep14

Wii U Release Details

Yesterday, Nintendo released the majority of the details surrounding the launch of their sixth home console, the Wii U. Nintendo’s new system promises HD graphics and the integration of a new tablet controller. As the Stew Over editor who is easliy the most excited about these developments, I’m here to bring you the highlights. Price and Release Date First things first, the release date. You can pick up the Wii U on Sunday, November 18th Next, price. There are two different bundles, but for all intents and purposes, the price is $350. Here are the other details: There is a “Basic” system that you can technically buy...

Creating the Ultimate Nintendo Console Jul27

Creating the Ultimate Nintendo Console

As a gamer lucky enough to own all three consoles I am able to enjoy all the great games on the other systems while I wait with excited anticipation for the Wii U. As a Nintendo fan I have to hear about what a failure Nintendo has been for “hardcore” gamers over the last 10 years. Those arguments spurred me to create The Ultimate Wii user experience. One of the great things about the system is that it has the ability to not only play Gamecube games, but it has access to the richest back catalog on the market: the Virtual Console. I’ve limited myself to ten Wii games, ten Gamecube games, and ten Virtual Console games. Creating this list...

Microsoft’s Tablet: The Surface Jun19

Microsoft’s Tablet: The Surface

The big tech news yesterday was that Microsoft entered the tablet market. They announced their new product, the Surface, that acts as a combination laptop and tablet. In fact, their Pro model will run Windows 8 and should act just like a PC. The most unique feature is that The...

The Great Meta Bet of 2012 Feb02

The Great Meta Bet of 2012

On our most recent podcast, Chas and I created what we dubbed the Great Meta Bet of 2012. This is the first of what is planned to be an annual bet on who can best guess the Metacritic scores of the 25 most anticipated games of the coming year. At the end of the year, the person whose guesses were closer will be anointed the winner. The loser will buy the winner a game of their choice for Christmas. In other words, Chas will be buying me a brand new Wii U game this coming December. Now, on to the games! If you are looking forward to a game not on our list, let us know in the comments! And if you think we’re totally right, feel free to let...

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