Tag: starcraft 2

Steelseries QcK StarCraft 2 Mouse Pad Review

Steelseries QcK StarCraft 2 Mouse Pad Review

I review the StarCraft 2 edition QcK mouse pad from SteelSeries. While a beautiful and consistent mousing surface, I am concerned about its long-term durability.

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Custom LEGO StarCraft 2 Units

Custom LEGO StarCraft 2 Units

While it’s a bit of old news (these were built in 2009 by Pepa Quin of Illinois, USA), they are new to me and I think it’s super awesome: custom LEGO StarCraft 2 units. The Immortal, SCV, probe and Banshee are really really good. Here’s an example of the Immortal, you can go here to […]

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Battle.net Mobile User Authenticator for Android Review

Battle.net Mobile User Authenticator for Android Review

I’m a big fan of two-factor security. Basically, two-factor (sometimes called multi-factor) security consists of something you know, like a password, and something have, like a key or a badge. I employ two-factor security on my eBay and PayPal accounts. I also use two-factor security for my job when I am working from home. In […]

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500 One Versus One Games of StarCraft II

500 One Versus One Games of StarCraft II

I wrote about StarCraft II earlier this August. Since then, I’ve played the single player campaign and about two dozen multi-player co-operative games with my friends. That was a lot of fun, but the core of my playing has been one versus one (1v1). This weekend I played my 500th game. Here are my thoughts: […]

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A Gamer’s Trip Down Memory Lane

A Gamer’s Trip Down Memory Lane

I used to play games with my father when I was younger, particularly after my parents divorced and I stayed with him on the farm. We’d play chess or cards most nights, along with any number of board games like Stratego, Pente, or Battleship. Once every two weeks we’d have a “guys night.” We’d start […]

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Starcraft II Pre-Order Beta Key Experience Comparison

Starcraft II Pre-Order Beta Key Experience Comparison

GameStop and Amazon.com are both running a promotion wherein if you pre-order Starcraft II you will get a key to participate in the beta program. Previously you had to luck out and: get an invitation to the beta at random get a one-time buddy invite from someone already in the beta get a key through […]

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