Posted in BITMAPS Features

BITMAPS 95: Borderlands Launch Event

Today’s BITMAPS will chronicle the Borderlands launch party thrown by Gearbox Software at the Granada Theater in Dallas on October 17, 2009 – in photographic…

Continue Reading... BITMAPS 95: Borderlands Launch Event
Posted in BITMAPS Features

BITMAPS 94: Redundant Tutorials: Stop Telling Me How to Jump!

"What the hell is with these notes?" I asked to everyone in the room, my hands flailing away at my plastic axe. It was not…

Continue Reading... BITMAPS 94: Redundant Tutorials: Stop Telling Me How to Jump!
Posted in BITMAPS Features

BITMAPS 93: Beatles vs Guitar Hero 5 – Fight!

  Austin is a strange city – a slogan and imperative proudly displayed on the back of many t-shirts there. The burg seems hell-bent on quirky…

Continue Reading... BITMAPS 93: Beatles vs Guitar Hero 5 – Fight!
Posted in BITMAPS Features

BITMAPS 92: Fuel for Thought

Like high-top sneakers, savings accounts, and waving-your-hands-in-the-air-like-you-just-don’t-care, accomplishing monumental works just for the hell of it has gone out of style. Sure, some crazy guy…

Continue Reading... BITMAPS 92: Fuel for Thought
Posted in BITMAPS Features

BITMAPS 91: In Defense of Whores

Few things send gamers into Pavlovian drooling like the *ba-dink* of an unlocked achievement. In an attempt to conduct a grand social experiment, I set…

Continue Reading... BITMAPS 91: In Defense of Whores
Posted in BITMAPS Features

BITMAPS 90: Licensed Music Changed the Tune

  The weather that November night wasn’t prohibitively cold – one of the few benefits to living in Texas. For the curious, the others are…

Continue Reading... BITMAPS 90: Licensed Music Changed the Tune