The Conquistadork’s Favorite Video Games of 2014

Anyone else feel a little underwhelmed at 2014’s gaming offerings? I don’t know: wasn’t this supposed to be the year of next gen greatness? It’s not to suggest that there weren’t any good games this year–far from it–it’s just that there weren’t as many crushers as last year. You know what? That’s exactly what it is: we…

The Best and Worst That I Read in 2014!

As much as I enjoy reading, I always feel as if I haven’t read enough–the glaring spines of many, many unread books on my shelves can attest to that. But according to my Goodreads account, I’ve read 81 books in 2014, which feels like a fair amount (if it weren’t for that nagging feeling that…

The Conquistadork’s 5 Favorite Video Games Of 2013

Between reboots, shiny-new Next Gen consoles, and some of the most intricate storylines the gaming world has ever seen, 2013 has been an absolute crusher for our favorite digital artform.  Nerds like me have been on high alert all year long, and after serious deliberation, I’ve come up with my favorite games of 2013.  As with…

The Conquistadork’s 5 Favorite Comedy Albums of 2013

2013 was a seriously good year for comedy.  I mean–not follow up album to Conquistadork good, but still pretty damn good.  To celebrate that fact here in these waning days, I have compiled a list of my five favorite comedy albums of 2013.  I say “five favorite” rather than “five best” because I could stand to…