Videogame Vacay Part Deux

Well, it's about a week later. I made some bold statements about what I would be doing with all of my time off during the holiday week. PS4! Steam! Switch games! And the always ambitious "I'm gonna beat a game" claims!! Here's what really happened: Yes, I played video games. But some of them were …

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Videogame Vacay!

Ahh was that title misleading? I am not taking a vacation FROM gaming - in fact, I mean the opposite! I just found out that I don't have to go into work on Monday, and therefore will be on vacation for a whole week! Can't even remember the last time I had this much time …

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Frickin’ Flickr

Since the inception of this website, the Glux Blog has been a supporter of Flickr and relied on it's photo hosting services to share graphics from all of my video games. In fact, you may have noticed the Flickr Photostream widget that has ALWAYS been on the side of my blog. https://flic.kr/p/5Pgqis Originally, I was …

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Working the Graveyard Shift…

Most people have been playing Steam games for a while, but I'm a little late to the party. I finally have a decent PC (even though it's my work computer!! lol) to play some games on and I started building up my wishlist. Then I started getting emails about those games being on SALE and …

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The Planet of the Fitness

Even nerds should work out. I don't care what shape you're in, staying active is important. I have a chronic spinal injury and for years I was full of excuses and didn't join a gym. But this year I finally was peer pressured into joining Planet Fitness by my awesome colleagues who encouraged me to …

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Gamer Survey Says…

Remember Myspace, when we would copy and paste surveys and questionnaires about our personal lives, write in our answers, then tag our friends to do the same? I always enjoyed that. Am I the only one? Nah, I don't think so. Recently one of the WordPress blogs that I follow on my Reader posted a …

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Nintendo Fall Forecast

It's the first day of August! When I was a kid, that usually meant the start of the "Back to School" frenzy of commercials for new fall outfits and hunting for school supplies. Lately, in my adult life, the start of the fall season means LOTS OF NEW GAMES! Why do all the best games …

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