TheSource

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< TheSource
  • A 26 year old male gamer
  • United States
  • Joined on January 9th 2007, last online 4 days ago.
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  • Forum posts: 3,768 times which averages 1 posts per day

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< kirby007 posted something on TheSource's wall:

http://gamrconnect.vgchartz.com/thread.php?id=183460 are you up for it? show us your brilliance

< Smeags posted something on TheSource's wall:

Hope all is well my good sir.

< grapel posted something on TheSource's wall:

i upload better videos then boogie. stop saying there crap. here is proof there not crap.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SnMRi0-t9w4

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zkelJ_B6Pgs

< MARCUSDJACKSON posted something on TheSource's wall:

have you thought about make a feature called the source? i know you're not that active but i think it would be a cool weekly/monthly feature.

< KungKras posted something on TheSource's wall:

Are you the source of all VGC numbers as you name implies? :D

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Write 1128

June 2014 NPD Thread! PS4: 269k, XBO: 197k, Wii U: 140k

in Sales Discussion on 18 July 2014

It's interesting looking at the numbers excluding the Nov-Dec launches of Xbox One and PS4 - They're both trending well below PS2 / WIi, in 2014, including years we don't think of as strong for either - PS2 in 2001 - good year, but not spectacular or historic, Wii in 2007, 2010, 2011 - good years - not historic. I PS2 in H1 07 - 1.53m PS2 in H1 06 - 1.69m PS2 in H1 05 - 2.48m PS2 in H1 04 -...

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June 2014 NPD Thread! PS4: 269k, XBO: 197k, Wii U: 140k

in Sales Discussion on 18 July 2014

These are my guesses for the year.     January February March April May June July August September October November December Wii  15,000 25,000 28,000 18,000 11,000 19,000 10,000 9,000 15,000 20,000 40,000 65,000 Xbox...

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Sony to Continue First and Third-Party PS3 Support as Long as “There is a Good Business”

in Sony Discussion on 30 June 2014

PS3 is just about dead - down by 1/2 over last year, fewer and fewer games, established franchises selling less and less even as the base is theoretically over 80m. We're at the point now where the typical PS3 owner is buying 0 to 2 games per year, and that will only shrink going foward at a more and more rapid pace. Based on the numbers to date for VGC only SW / HW (32m / 82m), going by the...

Biography

Occupation: Senior Research Analyst at CNM

Education: College Graduate

University: Susquehanna Univsersity

Height: 6'3

Eye colour: Brown

Hair colour: Black

Zodiac sign: Virgo

Relationship status: Dating

Favourite Games: The Simpsons Arcade (Arcade)
World of Goo (WiiWare)
Cave Story (WiiWare)
Ikaruga (DC/GC)
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (Genesis)
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's island (SNES)
Super Mario Galaxy (Wii)
Zack & Wiki (Wii)
Dominate the Game (PC - its online risk)
Nights (Saturn)
Professor Layton (DS)

Favourite Music: Other Lives, Buddha Bar, Hard Fi, Beatles, Celtic Thunder, Green Day, Oasis, The Verve, James Taylor, Don McLean, Dylan, Fleetwood Mac, Eminem, Naughty by Nature, Everlast, The Roots, Ella Fitzgerald, Paul Robeson, Goo Goo Dolls, Sting, Stevie Wonder, Micheal Jackson, Ray Charles, Marvin Gaye, Norah Jones, Chris Garneau, Beck, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Smash Mouth, Gnarls Barkley, Crash Test Dummies, Abba, Supertramp, Kid Rock, Johnny Cash, Scouting for Girls, Angels and Airwaves, Smashing Pumpkins, Creed, Etta James.

More generally:
Disco, 90s stuff, Folk, Folk Rock, inventive Rock, women with great voices.

Other random stuff:
Blue Grass, smooth jazz, Nights' theme song, music of Jet Grind Radio, American Beauty, Garden State and 25th hour.

Favourite Films: 25th Hour
Minority Report
American Beauty
Field of Dreams
Rat Race
Garden State
The Dark Knight

Favourite Books: The Ultimate History of Video games - Stephen Kent
Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World - Weatherford
Chuck Amuck: The Life and Times of an Animated Cartoonist - Chuck Jones
The Symposium - Plato
The Simpsons & Philosophy - multiple authors
The US Constitution & Amendments (heh guys like me need to know our rights)

Favourite Food: Carne Asada (!), hummus (!), Falaffel (!), lamb Kebabs (!), pizza (!), cheese fries (!), chili, cheese steak, steak, cheese burger (!), root beer (!!), grape juice (!!) turkey, fried chicken, sushi, pastrami, fried chicken, apples, pickles, fresh Jersey corn, guacamole (!), queso dip, tacos, fajitas, hot & sour soup, hot fudge sundaes, popcorn, chicken wings, fresh Jersey seafood, and fresh salad. Greek & Mexican food generally is pretty amazing.

Hobbies: Watching the 08'-09' National League Champion Philadelphia Phillies
Watching Cartoons
Playing video games.
Writing articles.
Updating my massive documents to write said articles.
Travel.
Weather predicting/research.
Reading Philosophy.
Researching the great mysteries of history, humanity and life.
Keeping Brett sane / arguing with Michael Pachter.
Playing basketball.
Political Science.

About Me: Moved from New Jersey to New Mexico. According to Myers-Briggs personality testing I'm an ENTP (Google it).

About 80% of the time I'm incredibly lazy. But in the other 20% of the time my short spurts of intense work tend to produce good results.

"A talented team will lose to a determined team nine out of 10 times, because a determined team isn't going to give up. But a talented team with determination is what champions are made of."

- Jimmy Rollins

Currently Playing

Started on 11 March 2012

Game Stats

  • 125 total number of games
  • 0 games in common
  • 8.4 average game rating
  • Wii favourite console (42 games)
  • Platform favourite genre (38 games)
  • 8% of games completed