Feel good about it in 2011; be good about it in 2011. Thanks to all for reading my columns this year, and here's hoping each and every one of you has a warm and happy holiday season.Leigh Alexander is news director for Gamasutra, author of the Sexy Videogameland blog, and freelances reviews and criticism to a variety of replica Patek Philippe 5146-1G Men's Watch outlets. Her monthly column at Kotaku deals with cultural issues surrounding games and gamers. She can be reached at leighalexander1 AT gmail DOT com.”While New Year's in the northern hemisphere means cold weather, down here in Australia, it's summer time.
So instead of huddling in front of a fire, I'm on the beach with a beer, listening to this.To me, summer means three things: Outrun, Coronas with lime and the sweet, sweet sounds of former Kyuss and Fu Manchu drummer Brant Bjork. This is one of his finer works, called Arcade Eyes, a tribute to the golden years of, well, arcades.Have a listen, and while you freeze your ass off, think of me as I sit on the golden sands of South Durras beach, New replica Patek Philippe 3940G Men's Watch South Wales, with a beer in my hand and a smile on my face. Happy new years, everyone!”This is Shinya Arino, comedian, television personality and all around bad gamer.Back in 2007, I hung out on the set of Arino's show Game Center CX and interviewed the jumpsuit-wearing gamer.
Arino is truly a funny guy — and not a very good gamer! But he's so persistent and has such a likable personality, that it's actually enjoyable to watch him trying to clear old, difficult retro games as he dies over and over again.For New Year's, Game Center CX is doing a special, and there is a live stream. So far, website Tiny Cartridge replica Patek Philippe 5146-1J Men's Watch points out that it's featured a performance of a Japanese punk version of “Camptown Races”. The special is apparently going for the next several hours. So if you're gonna watch, do it now. It is in Japanese, but surely, stuff like plaything through Ice Climber transcends linguistic boundaries?LEMON PACK on Justin.tv [Justin.