First PC Game – Robot Odyssey

Robot Odyssey was the first PC game I can recall playing. Not the first video game. I did have an Atari 2600 with all the classics like Adventure and Frogger. Robot Odyssey was the first time I sat on a home PC and played a game with a keyboard (a mouse came a few years later since I think the year was 1984). For a kid at the time it was such a rad experience. The concept was one of a kind during its time. You were a guy that...

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PC Rig Specs – OA

Below are the specs for a computer rig I built last summer. I call this rig OA: CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus 76.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V PRO ATX LGA1155 Motherboard Memory: Crucial 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5″ 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive Storage: Seagate Barracuda 2TB 3.5″...

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From Mac to PC

Since 2003 I have been primarily an Apple user at home. It all started with the purchase of an iPod. I can’t recall the size or model but that device changed my world. Up until that point I was still using CDs to carry my tunes. For some reason I made a slow transition to MP3s. When I got the iPod that’s when I made the jump to digital format. That device made it extremely easy for me to carry almost my entire music...

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