It’s been slightly under an entire calendar year since OpenAlpha lived in any form. Last year was not a good year for me. There were brief periods of amazing joy in the first half of 2011 — CES, E3, Montreal ...

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"Nuh-uh, Twisted Pixel, our exploding guy versus scientists and intentionally similarly titled game is TOTALLY different from yours!" -- me putting words in Capcom's mouth.

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- OpenAlpha -, blog, playstation 3

Gran Turismo 5: the highs, the lows, the incredible wait time to experience either...

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AT LAST, I have played Gran Turismo 5! Took long enough, eh? Heads up, there are a couple of embedded videos in here. And not as much complaining as you'd think. That's later.

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- OpenAlpha -, blog, xbox 360

My Xbox Live should renew on this date. I paid for it yet no one can tell me why it says I haven't. I also don't know whose avatar that is, but I already wish to punch him. Boo on the new website.

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Ooh! Ooh! Hit the box- I mean, open the box!!

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Alas! When did this happen? Any time a game company has dropped the ball the last few months, in any conceivable way, I have been assuming the worst.

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- OpenAlpha -, blog, xbox 360

Kinect and my game room are not friends right now. They only sort of talk to each other. Occasionally. Such a petty spat. I can't move my whole setup, so the Kinect/360 might have to be banished to a smaller tv elsewhere...

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- OpenAlpha -, blog, xbox 360

Today is launch day for the Kinect. Of course I'm getting one, but that doesn't stop me from worrying a little...

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Special thanks to Darren Kitchen for the camera work! At E3 2010 Jenn got her first hands-on look at Epic Mickey, a Wii exclusive coming out during the holidays. She interviewed Matt from Disney interactive and got walked through a ...

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Welcome to OpenAlpha

      Jenn Cutter created OpenAlpha to share her love of gaming, tech, accessories, and all things geeky with the world because her friends were, frankly, sick to death of hearing her going on and on about it.

 

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