Please forgive my indulgence in some backloggery-related ephemera today.
A game called Halo 4 is out! Perhaps you have heard of it.
I would be writing up my Impressions, but I have not gotten to play it yet. The reasons for this are myriad but could mostly be summed up with the words “money” and “time.” I have been busy this week. I’m working on a game! And I have another thing on my plate too.
See, I got another hit of the Red Vs. Blue for a review. It was sent post-hurricane and the review embargo on it is lifted. There is a small problem, which I must enumerate. We are, in fact, a Halo Household. That means we have one of these:
No, not just the ridiculous cat. She just likes getting her picture taken. The Halo edition XBox. Which, if you’re paying attention, is not one of these:
And the Red Vs. Blue are these:
Which, while truly awesome, do not play on an XBox because of this:
I am not, therefore, able to watch them yet… I am, however, able to point out the irony!
Since I was sent this product, I will review it at some point, but it may be a while. It is, after all, 18 hours of Blu Ray footage. When opened, that looks like this:
So at some point this holiday season, I am going to Halo my face off. When I do, you’ll be the first to know with trip reports (well, second, after my husband, who shall be made to endure). In the mean time, does anyone know anyone I can tweet at to win a PS3? … okay, yes, that was a joke.
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