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Nostalgia with A Twist: Beast Wars: Transformers

Nostalgia with A Twist: Beast Wars: Transformers

Welcome one and all to the second edition of Nostalgia with a Twist. And no the twist won’t have you regretting it in the morning, or it could, I’m not making promises either way....

Dual Wielding 2: We’re Back

Dual Wielding 2: We’re Back

After what seems like an eternity (and several guest spots on NoTR), we were able to round up the four meanest, toughest, baddest hombres this side of the Atlantic. One so tough he cuts...

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Nerds on the Rocks Episode 7

Nerds on the Rocks Episode 7

This week the Nerds take a look at the release of Toy Story 3 and other Pixar successes (or not), they give their two cents on violence in video games, and enjoy some cocktail...

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Nostalgia with a Twist: Bucky O’Hare

Nostalgia with a Twist: Bucky O’Hare

There’s an old expression that “you should never judge a book by its cover” and while that expression generally works well, here at Nerds on the Rocks like to do things a bit different....

Zombie Survival Guide: Tip 3

Zombie Survival Guide: Tip 3

Much overlooked in the world of fleeing and killing zombies, is anything not related to bashing, maiming, or shooting. While those are all very important in surviving and stopping a Zombie Apocalypse, so are...

Elixir Mixer: A-Bomb

Elixir Mixer: A-Bomb

Welcome dear adventurer. Off to fight the deadly hippopotamoose of Lubrication Hill are ye? The hell you aren’t with that flimsy splinter of metal you call a sword. Old Pottamoose would use it as...

Nerds on the Rocks/Dual Wielding E3 Wrap-up Special

Nerds on the Rocks/Dual Wielding E3 Wrap-up Special

Last week was a busy week for the video game nerds as the biggest show of the year came and went. We had exciting announcements of new games and new hardware. We got out...

House Special: Motion Controls Where We Are

House Special: Motion Controls Where We Are

With Sony and Microsoft set to release their motion control solution by the end of the year, I thought it was time to look back at the advancements that motion controls have made in...

Review Scale on The Rocks

Review Scale on The Rocks

Doing things by the books is never the Nerds way so why should reviews be any different? Instead of focusing on a numerical scale (like anyone wants to read a review in binary) or...

Guest on the Rocks: Metal Gear Solid: Rising and the End of Stealth

Guest on the Rocks: Metal Gear Solid: Rising and the End of Stealth

Metal Gear Solid: Rising looks awesome. Of course, I still have to see more before I decide if I would want to buy it (a big part of that decision will be whether or...