Games for Grownups: The Last of Us

Posted on Monday, September 16, 2013 by Games_and_Sports

The Last of Us Video games aren’t just for kids anymore. For those of us who grew up playing Pac Man or Super Mario Bros, the gaming bug hasn’t left us as we’ve gotten older. Fortunately, as our tastes have matured, so has the gaming industry. In the “Games for Grownups” series, I’ll be featuring and reviewing some “not for kids” games available at the Santa Clara County Library. . . . more »

Games for Grownups: Bioshock Infinite

Posted on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 by Games_and_Sports

Bioschock Infinite Cover Video games aren’t just for kids anymore. For those of us who grew up playing Pac Man or Super Mario Bros, the gaming bug hasn’t left us as we’ve gotten older. Fortunately, as our tastes have matured, so has the gaming industry. In the “Games for Grownups” series, I’ll be featuring and reviewing some “not for kids” games available at the Santa Clara County Library. . . . more »

Sports Gaming: Athletic Glory for the Common Man

Posted on Friday, April 26, 2013 by Games_and_Sports

Madden NFL 13 Some people are blessed with amazing physical gifts: blazing speed, astounding leaping ability, precise hand-eye coordination. These incredible human specimens often end up playing sports at high levels, and go on to become the athletes of legend, gaining immense fame and adoration for their skill and achievements ...and then there are the rest of us. Most of us will never know what it's like to . . . more »

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