There are only a few games where buying the Collector’s Edition makes any sense, but Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is absolutely one of them. The game itself is worth $100 being that you could spend 200 hours playing it, and still have content left to burn. On top of that you get a frickin’ 12 inch dragon statue, an art book and a making of DVD. This is available for both Xbox 360 and PS3 (though you may want to hold off on the PS3 version since it has a nasty bug that still needs patching).
No one on the ThriftyNerd staff speaks Japanese. This is, admittedly, one of our greatest faults (our greatest fault is loving too much).
The PC downloadable versions of Dead Space and Dead Space 2 are on sale at Amazon for $5 each. Both games are chocked full of delicious tension and well worth a measly lincoln.
Some of us here at ThriftyNerd are easily spooked. By some, I mean myself.
Look to the future young thrifties! The gang gets together and talks about they think are the most interesting games of 2012. Parie is heavily medicated after having his back go out on him, and nonsense is ever-present.
The fall/winter rush of games has come to an end, but don’t put your wallet down just yet.
Ubisoft has announced its latest DLC from the deadly poking game, Assassin’s Creed: Revelations. The “Mediterranean Traveler Map Pack” will cost $9.99 on the PSN or 800 Microsoft points for Xbox Live.
The Holidays would not be complete without the release of a Call of Duty game. In fact, the economy may even have suffered without it. Fortunately for all of us Modern Warfare 3 will fill your heart with the familiar sounds of gunfire and explosions. For better or worse MW3 is extremely similar to past titles in the series. Some will find this comforting while others will be left wanting more innovation.
First off let’s get this out of the way – There are no late hits in NFL Blitz. I know this is shocking to some and it may sound like the heart of the game has been ripped out, but I assure you this one missing component is no reason to avoid this game. NFL …
Hello once again from the Frozen North! Your brave and true of heart hosts decided to meet once again to cast our pods. It was a wonderful episode that quickly became extremely dirty. Oh yes, lines were crossed and we soon realized that we would never be the same again. So pick up your trusty …
The Cast of Thrones gangs is back with a new obsession: WestWorld! Join your friends as we attempt to unravel the mystery of HBO's new hit show.
Latest Episode:The Hosts: Westworld – The Season 1 WAIFU Awards
Drunks and Dragons is a Real-Play Dungeons and Dragons podcast. Join our heroes as they explore Drunkeros and attempt to save it from the foul clutches of Orcus.
Latest Episode:Episode 205 – Locked Up
Cast of Thrones are your best friends who decided to get together with a handful of beers and discuss your favorite fantasy series, Game of Thrones. Join us every week during the season for a spoiler-free discussion of the HBO Series. The off-season is full of book clubs and other nonsense to keep you entertained.
Latest Episode:Wine, Women & Westeros 6: Part 2
Yer a Wizard, Harry is a weekly Harry Potter book club podcast. Join us as we work our way through each book in the series – recapping and discussing chapters, posing the important questions, and delving Hermione-level deep into the world ofHarry Potter.
Latest Episode:Yer a Wizard, Harry – Book 3, Episode 17: Cat, Rat, and Dog
Brute Force is a Real Play podcast using a heavily modified version of World of Darkness. Follow our party of misunderstood monsters as they set out to save a world that barely tolerates them.
Latest Episode:Brute Force – Episode 22 – The King is a Wiener
Cthulhu & Friends is a Real-Play podcast of the Call of Cthulhu roleplaying game using a modified version of the D20 system. High production value and superior storytelling will keep you sleepless for many nights to come!
Latest Episode:Cthulhu & Friends Reads: The Nameless City by H.P. Lovecraft
Transformation Sequence watches and reviews anime of all kind, action and comedy, from the magical girl genre to Nietzschean discussions on morality, all the while making as many butt jokes as humanly possible.
Top 5 of Death is a weekly round table discussion. Wanna know the Top 5 of any topic? Wanna kill some podcast hosts? Listen and DIE!
Latest Episode:Top 5 of Death – EP 139 Comebacks