Games People Play

  • I will survive 10.06.11

    So I finally started playing Survival Mode in Minecraft and after a rocky start, I found my way to a very good spot to establish a home base – or at least a good first base. We’ll see how things go after I get established. It has easy access to some key resources but not […]

  • New games 29.11.10

    I recently added two games to the site for your enjoyment. Dummy Never Fails A different dummy game Throw dummies to reach the goal, the less pain the better! Full features are: – 52 levels – 51 dummy skins to unlock – Level editor – High-scores – A lot of dummy pain It’s a little […]

  • I lost my mind to Minecraft 30.10.10

    A couple of weeks ago some friends got me hooked on a new game which I never would have gotten into on my own. And just so you know, I never left. This is the kind of game that is so simple to pick up but so vast you can’t put it down. It looks […]

  • Gnome for the Holidays 28.09.10

    Halloween is only a month away and you know what that means… That’s right, Christmas displays will be going up in stores across the country. Now I’ve talked about this before but this time I want to you to do something about it. Thus I give you Garden Gnome Carnage, the latest game to be […]

  • Finally, a purpose for the Apple iPad 29.04.10

    From Days of Wonder – Small World for Apple iPad (via email newsletter) The new Apple iPad – the first truly intimate interactive device… Small World for iPad – the first interactive board game designed specifically to deliver the face-to-face gaming experience that you love! Small World for iPad is the first digital adaptation of […]

  • More than your thumbs: Bust a PSmove 25.03.10

    This is a guest post from my good friend Adonis (who’s too cool to have a blog, facebook or twitter account of his own from which to post this). I stand corrected Looks like Sony and Microsoft are jumping on the ‘get off the couch’ bandwagon. The PlayStation? Move consists of three different accessories: A […]

  • New Distractions 19.01.10

    You may have noticed the link over on the right side (under that handsome brute) referring to “other distractions“. Those distractions are simply online games that you can play from this site. Initially I added one or two so I could easy find the games when I wanted to play (and keep my progress) but […]

  • Black is the new White 21.12.09

    Now you can get your game on in Bad*ss mode. Everyone’s favorite white colored game system that includes wireless controllers, online game play and internet connectivity – um, and is from Nintendo now offers the Wii Remote and Nunchuk in black. That’s right, you can now pretend to be a retro gamer with your very […]

  • These Dom Games 15.12.09

    One of the features which my visitors seem to really like is the Other Distractions I offer also known as “games that aren’t blocked at school”. One recent visitor commented that “it takes to long to just play these dom game”. Spelling aside, Francisco has a point. If you’ve ever played one of the Bloons […]

  • Bloons Tower Defense 4 is here! 16.11.09

    This is something many of my most frequent visitors have clamored for ever since it was released. We’re at last proud to present Bloons Tower Defense 4. BTD4 features improved graphics, loads of new and original tower types and tons of upgrades for each tower type. Heaps of tracks, save games, career mode, sandbox mode […]

  • Old School Street Fighter 2 – Champion Edition 20.10.09

    Just added Street Fighter II – Champion Edition to my site. This is an official (approved by Capcom and Gametap) port of the classic game. Pick one of the 12 characters available in this Champion Edition: Ryu, Ken, Honda, Chun-li, Blanka, Guile, Zangief, Dhalsim, Balrog, Vega, Sagat and M.Bison. After every third match you will […]

  • Oh, no! Zombies 14.10.09

    Halloween is fast approaching so in honor of that festive holiday, I offer you two games to play. Numbskull is a puzzle game where you rotate the tiles to get the skull safely back to his body. Pretty simple concept but very addictive and challenging. Aside from the various obstacles and traps, you have the […]

  • New Game: When Penguins Attack – TD 05.10.09

    This is your basic tower defense strategy game where you build towers to ward off the invading Penguin forces. Build defensive towers on strategic locations and try to beat each level without losing any lives. Levels are unlocked each successful campaign. Play When Penguins Attack – TD now to witness the true meaning of cute […]

  • My Brute 30.07.09

    Before I get back to Comic-Con stories, I thought you could use a little diversion. My Brute is a simple combat game where all the upgrades and training and skill building is automatic. In fact, the only thing you control is who to fight. To be a Brute…Insert a name to create your own Brute. […]

  • Funny Easter stuff 09.04.09

    All I Need to Learn about Life I learned from the Easter Bunny! Don’t put all your eggs in one basket. Walk softly and carry a big carrot. Everyone needs a friend who is all ears. There’s no such thing as too much candy. All work and no play can make you a basket case. […]

  • New Bloons Tower Defense 3 07.04.09

    A while back I placed (hacked/stole/bootlegged) Bloons Tower Defense 2 onto my site. It was an experiment that I just left running. It hasn’t been a huge traffic generating part of my site but it has brought a few people and once you start playing, you kind of need to finish on whatever site you […]

  • Ranger 03.03.09

    You Are A: Lawful Good Half-Elf Fighter Alignment: Lawful Good characters are the epitome of all that is just and good. They believe in order and governments that work for the benefit of all, and generally do not mind doing direct work to further their beliefs. Race: Half-Elves are a cross between a human and […]

  • NumbSkull Game 29.10.08

    Found a fun new game to keep you distracted this Halloween. Numbskull from Nitrome is a simple puzzle game that is fun and challenging. Simply rotate pieces to get the skull head back to it’s body. But watch out for pumpkin traps and electric fields. Play at Miniclip.com or Nitrome’s site. While you’re there, check […]

  • Everyone loves stats 09.10.08

    I was reading/approving/editing some comments just now and realized I have received over 70,000 comments (based on current comment id#. Which made me all excited until I realized, most of that was spam comments (as was the case for comment #70,000). None-the-less, I thought I’d share with you some relevant stats about my site in […]

  • New Presidential Candidate… It’s someone we know! 05.10.08

    There’s an effort to elect an unknown random person as President… and it’s someone we know! Watch this online video about the surprising new nominee. Jot back a note to let me know what you think! HT: Al Sends

  • Album Cover 23.01.08

    I saw this over at Colours of Dawn and thought it would be a fun way to waste some time. Maybe even find something introspective to talk about – no such luck. But it was fun. The Band Meme Here?s how it goes. You are about to have your own band?s CD cover. Follow these […]

  • Are you a Heretic? 17.01.08

    Take this little quiz to help identify your theological persuasion.

  • Happy Thanksgiving 22.11.07

    1424 This is a very special Thanksgiving Day for me this year. First, it’s my birthday (today) and normally that’s a bummer but this year I don’t care. My son is due to be born within the next few weeks and, in general, things are going pretty well for us. Sure there are some scary […]

  • Bloons Tower Defense 2 16.11.07

    I have to confess – I have an addiction (one of many) I have suddenly found myself wasting many precious moments playing a new game online. But this is no ordinary game. It has monkeys and balloons – but no clowns. The object is to pop balloons that are traveling through a maze like path […]

  • How to make a peanut butter sandwich 07.09.07

    A friend of mine shared this perfect ice breaker question for use at a party where nobody knows each other (say…a movie premier) What is the one correct way to make a peanut butter sandwich? Seems simple enough until you start getting into the details. What kind of bread, toasted or plain, PB on one […]

  • Chain meme 25.07.07

    My dear and close internet friend Radioactive Jam has dubiously invited me to participate in the most evil of evils – a chain meme. Actually, it’s not so bad because you do answer some very revealing ‘facts’ about yourself (which everyone loves) and you get to expand your internet relations to people you may not […]

  • Who am I 25.07.07

    I was visiting Finn of A Life Less Ordinary where she was explaining how Finn isn’t really her name. That got me to thinking… Obviously my name isn’t archshrk but back when I started blogging, I knew it wasn’t a good idea to be so transparent. So I used my Internet Identity and refrained from […]

  • Which Serenity Character Are You? 11.06.07

    Like I could resist! Serenity is a 2005 science fiction space western/epic film written and directed by Joss Whedon. It follows on from the canceled FOX science fiction television series Firefly, taking place approximately two months after the events of the final episode. Set 500 years in the future, Serenity is the story of the […]

  • What ancient warrior are you? 04.06.07

    What Ancient Warrior are you? Trebuchet operator It could fling three hundred pound (140 kg) projectiles at high speeds into enemy fortifications, Trebuchets were formidably powerful weapons, with a range of up to about 300 yards/ 270 m. Click Here to Take This Quiz Quizzes and Personality Tests

  • Online Mii editors 31.05.07

    I found a new online Mii charater creator that seems a lot closer to the Nintendo Wii editor you actually use. Just a first effort my me to create a Mii character at MiiEditor.com and I already see it as an improvement over the current online Mii creator everyone uses. It’s currently in beta development […]

  • 8 random things 23.05.07

    I was invited to participate in a Meme (questions about yourself) by RaJ. The idea of this Meme is to reveal 8 random things about yourself. I figured, to make it more random, my wife should pick the 8 random things about me. Or at least make suggestions. She did pretty good. 2108 1. I […]

  • What Combat Weaponry Are You? 25.04.07

    What Combat Weaponry Are You? Mk-19 Mod. 3 Grenade Launcher Big, sluggish and violent you go for the one hit knockouts. Lacking agility and close range effectiveness you keep your oppenents at a distance. A reliable fighter friends will often look to you for assitance. Click Here to Take This QuizBrought to you by YouThink.com […]

  • What military aircraft are you? 13.04.07

    What military aircraft are you? F/A-22 Raptor You are an F/A-22. You are technologically inclined, and though you’ve never been tested in combat, your very name is feared. You like noise, but prefer not to pollute any more than you have to. And you can move with the best. Click Here to Take This QuizBrought […]

  • Irish Trivia Answers: 17.03.07

    Trivia Answers: 1. March 17th is the day that St. Patrick: b) Died 2. St. Patrick was actually Scottish, True or False? TRUE! He was born in Scotland to a Scottish mother and an Italian father. 3. Kissing the Blarney Stone is supposed to: c) Remove shyness It removes shyness and suddenly gives you the […]

  • Irish Trivia Quiz 16.03.07

    INSTRUCTIONS: Are you feeling lucky today? Try your hand at this Irish-themed trivia, in honor of St. Patrick?s Day. 1. March 17th is the day that St. Patrick: a) Was born b) Died c) Drank too much beer d) Ate too much corned beef 2. St. Patrick was actually Scottish, True or False? 3. Kissing […]

  • Office Space Printer 17.01.07

    I’m watching you. You, who come and visit my site. I know what you want. You search the web for your heart’s desire and after wasting bandwidth on those other guys, you finally find your way here, with me, where you belong. But you can’t always find what you want but I’m here for you. […]

  • Year in review 09.01.07

    The first line from the first post for each month of last year, as suggested by Becky68 January: Thanks to RaJ for this one. You scored as Neo, the ?One?. Feburary: I saw this movie last Friday (1-27-06) after having my first San Diego Tommy?s burger. And I must say that this a must see […]

  • My New Title 30.12.06

    My Peculiar Aristocratic Title is: His Most Serene Highness Lord Archshrk the Foamy of Oxbridge by Camford Get your Peculiar Aristocratic Title

  • Movie Meme 28.12.06

    Here’s a meme everyone can do. Radioactive Jam tipped me off to this one and I discovered that we have very similar movie watching histories. So there are 252 movies on this list, and supposedly if you have seen more than 85, you have no life yet most of those who have taken the quiz […]

  • Brain Strain 01.11.06

    1. Name the one sport in which neither the spectators nor the participants know the score or the leader until the contest ends. 2. What famous North American landmark is constantly moving backward? 3 Of all vegetables, only two can live to produce on their own for several growing seasons. All other vegetables must be […]

  • What’s Your Pirate Name? 19.09.06

    My pirate name is: Captain Tom Rackham Even though there’s no legal rank on a pirate ship, everyone recognizes you’re the one in charge. You have the good fortune of having a good name, since Rackham (pronounced RACKem, not rack-ham) is one of the coolest sounding surnames for a pirate. Arr! Get your own pirate […]

  • Big Fish in the Cyber Ocean 12.09.06

    I spend way too much time doing quizes. I’m really trying to cut back but some are just more interesting than others. Take this ranking quiz. You enter your site’s address and it ranks you based on backlinks to your site. The more links, the bigger the fish. Now since I’m partial to sharks, it’s […]

  • Book Meme 07.08.06

    Wendy just tagged me for the latest Meme. I saw this same Meme over at Goodmanson.com just before I was tagged myself. Unfortunately, I’m not a big reader so my answers won’t be as exiting as some other’s but I’ll answer as best I can. One book that changed your life When I first started […]

  • Office Space Quiz 01.08.06

    159 Think you know a lot about the movie Office Space? Take this quiz of 100 questions and find out how good you really are. Note: Some of these questions are tough, so don’t be like Ann and “get all pissed off”, when you get a couple wrong. Thank you for taking the Office Space […]

  • How San Diegan Are You? 28.06.06

    San Diego Magazine put together a quiz to determine “How San Diegan Are You?” WHETHER YOU?VE EATEN IT, uttered it, watched it or climbed it, ?it? is something you can do in San Diego that you?re not likely to do anywhere else. We?ve compiled 111 such activities, events, emotions and/or menu items. Check the box […]

  • What’s your theological worldview? 14.06.06

    You scored as Reformed Evangelical. You are a Reformed Evangelical. You take the Bible very seriously because it is God’s Word. You most likely hold to TULIP and are sceptical about the possibilities of universal atonement or resistible grace. The most important thing the Church can do is make sure people hear how they can […]

  • Words Fail 13.05.06

    You all can thank RaJ for this one. Now go forth and do likewise. Make your own sign at atom.smasher.org.

  • The “I” Meme 04.05.06

    I wasn’t tagged with this but when i saw it, I decided I wanted to do it, so here goes…

  • My Creature-Nemesis 17.04.06

    You’re probably getting pretty bored with my quiz fetish right about now but this is just to keep you entertained until I have time to tell you about my weekend (need to upload some pictures first). Anyway, I thought I’d check out this fun quiz to see what I’d learn about myself. Turns out it’s […]

  • All Hail Princess of Rosarin 14.04.06

    As promised, I’m doing my best to flood your RSS reader with posts even if I have to resort to shameless internet quizes. In the spirit of How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, I give you my Princess Name… Princess Name Your Princess Name is archshrk the Kind, Princess of Rosarin Get Your […]

  • Pie, Pie, Me oh My 12.04.06

    In order to make up for the lack of posts recently I plan to flood your bloglines with my ramlings. What better way ro ramble than to take sensless quizes and show you the results. Let’s begin, shall we… You Are Apple Pie You’re the perfect combo of comforting and traditional Those who like you […]

  • Musical Meme 28.02.06

    Found this one over at Megan’s blog. Now typically, you’re supposed to “tag” seven people to do the same on their sites and they in turn tag seven others. But, I think I’ll follow Megan’s lead and let you decide for yourself whether or not to participate. If you make a list on your site […]

  • Weirdness Meme 23.01.06

    I’ve been tagged by my good friend RadioactiveJam for the weirdness meme that is making the rounds recently. The directions are: List five weird things about yourself. Then tag five others and tell them they?ve been tagged by a comment on their blog. 1. I’ll take a line from conversation and turn it into the […]

  • What Super Hero are you? 03.01.06

    Thanks to RaJ for this one. You scored as Neo, the “One”. Neo is the computer hacker-turned-Messiah of the Matrix. He leads a small group of human rebels against the technology that controls them. Neo doubts his ability to lead but doesn’t want to disappoint his friends. His goal is for a world where all […]

  • Are you an Idiot? 27.12.05

    Find out if you are an Idiot by taking this simple quiz. Just to let you know, turns out that I am an Idiot. Good luck.

  • What Muppet are you? 19.12.05

    You are Kermit the Frog. You are reliable, responsible and caring. And youhave a habit of waving your arms aboutmaniacally. FAVORITE EXPRESSIONS: “Hi ho!” “Yaaay!” and“Sheesh!” FAVORITE MOVIE: “How Green Was My Mother” LAST BOOK READ: “Surfin’ the Webfoot: A Frog’s Guide to theInternet” HOBBIES: Sitting in the swamp playing banjo. QUOTE: “Hmm, my banjo […]

  • Which Something Positive character are you? 29.07.04

    Quiz no longer supported Visit www.somethingpositive.net

  • What Pre-1985 Video Game Character Am I 27.07.04

    Since the last one worked so well…I am a Gauntlet Adventurer.I strive to improve my living conditions by hoarding gold, food, and sometimes keys and potions. I love adventure, fighting, and particularly winning – especially when there’s a prize at stake. I occasionally get lost inside buildings and can’t find the exit. I need food […]

  • Which Class of Federation Starship are you? 27.07.04

    Since I find myself doing these things and then having nowhere to post them, I figure lets just waste some space (no pun intended) here You are a Steamrunner-class Destroyer, Starfleet’s prodigal black sheep. You are unique in your own right. Your unconventional attitude surprises all. Skeptics will find that your alternative methods of dealing […]

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