Opinion – nAvTV

Category: Opinion

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Apr
18

[First Impressions] Doom Open Beta

We played the Doom closed beta, and now we’ve played the Doom open beta – and we have opinions. The Open Beta is a multiplayer only beta and ran over the last weekend. It featured two maps, two game modes, […]

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Sep
10

Outdoor Kids With Indoor Toys

It’s time for a little more nostalgia my friends, so turn away now if that’s not something you’re into. I’m 31 years old. In some ways it’s a unique age when it comes to technology because I’ve been surfing this […]

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Sep
03

Kimmel vs Gamers

Internet, we have to talk.This week, a short-sighted American man with a TV talk show made some comments about gamers:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ji9KmXwrA5YI’m sure many people, including some gamers, found this hilarious. I didn’t, but I brushed it off for what it was […]

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Aug
05

The Communication Age

It should be no surprise to you reading this by now that I am a computer nerd. Many of my friends are not. The thing with being a computer nerd these days – the line has been blurred. Acronyms that […]

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Jul
29

Gaming – Our Social Solace

Ask any of my friends who aren’t gamers and they’ll likely prose about how antisocial I am. They’ll tell you that I like to stay home on Friday nights to play games and wonder why I don’t want to spend […]

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Dec
02

Trolling. Let’s Have That Talk.

Allow me, if you will, for a moment to step back from my usual meandering thoughts to serious up for a bit. I’ve had the discussion about trolls in gaming a few times in the last couple of weeks and […]

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Oct
23

The Secret Diaries of DotA Supports

October 17th, 2014 Dear Diary, I got yelled at by Huskar today for not buying blue wards. All I wanted was a pair of boots. Is that too much to ask for? Love, Crystal Maiden October 18th 2014 Dear Diary, I […]

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Oct
15

We Are The Normal

Something funny is happening to the population of Earth. And not funny in the same way that watching cyclists ride into things is funny – and slightly satisfying. These days, the line that defines what it means to be a nerd […]

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Oct
09

The 10 Undisputable Truths of Gaming

I come from a time when gaming against friends was complicated. Either you needed a particular kind of cable to join two computers, or you needed to create a token ring BNC/Coax cable network and most games were limited to […]

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Oct
02

We Don’t Sleep, We’re Gamers!

I’m an incredible sleeper. If it were an Olympic sport, I’d win the gold and shatter records like Usain Bolt with a jetpack. Allowed to do steroids. And running against 6 year olds. I can happily go to sleep at […]