Welcome To Black Screen Gaming!
Whether you have accidentally wandered in, or got here on purpose welcome to BSG. This is our little corner of the Internet where we offer information and entertainment for the games we play. You'll find an ever growing list of games we play and some useful information for each one. We are still new and growing, so expect the site to expand over time, who knows where we will be next month.
Highlighted blog posts
Here you will find a list of the most recent highlighted blog posts on the BSG Blog.
140 characters is for chumps *Warning* Strong Language! What happens when you drink 3 out of 4 days, wake up on Thursday and realise you have not written a single word for a blog you usually post on Fridays. Simple you post on twitter asking for a topic. Get only 1 idea. So write some bullshit on that. So here goes a ramble about twitter...read more.
Some times people make mistakes. This week my mistake was some how managing to delete the post I planned to write. So instead I will do a cluster fuck of reviews. Aprone has some amazing games and bits of Software on his site. So I will review all of them.
Since I am annoyed that I deleted all my hard work. I will be doing something silly. So this will be a twitter review. Every thing will get only 140 characters for its review...read more.
Allot of us have played or are currently playing audio games on a standard desktop or laptop keyboard. With headsets or a computer it is fairly easy to see how much difference they can make in the quality of your play and the overall experience. It is more difficult to see how this can be done with changing out your keyboard for something higher quality or specifically made for gaming. I completely understand this, I used a generic every day keyboard for the longest time and never saw the need to upgrade to a mechanical board. I was always interested in them, and always wanted one, but never could quite get myself to pull the trigger on a purchase. I finally did earlier this year however, and can tell you it really is night and day...read more.
Contests & GiveAways
There are pk rankings up to sort people on their performances in the arena and events.
There is a poll up to see how everyone would like the future pk events to be organized, it does not mean that anything is going to change but i would like others opinions. You can vote here.
The BSG Blog giveaway
The winner was drawn and the lucky one was AelinFireheart. Congrats to them for winning, they have selected a prize and it has been sent to them.
second 2 v 2 pk event
Amine and sito1 killed all who stood infront of them and won the event as the two members of the ball suckers team. you can listen to all the archives of the fights on the second 2 v 2 archives page.
What Is Smoke Working On?
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Just made a poll on the blog asking stw players to vote on how they would like to see pk events organized in the future. if you could Please take a second to vote on it.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Just made a pole on the blog's site asking folks to vote on how they would like to see pk events organized in the future. If you could, Please take a second to vote on it.
*NEW! Sunday, November 12, 2017
just updated all of the STW Map descriptions.
Sunday, October 22, 2017
Just updated the table cell STW world map.
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Just finished up with the BSG Blog. It will be the new posting location for BSG site news along with game reviews, information, rants, opinion pieces and everything else we can think of. The main site will still be the place for all the specific game information like text and audio guides. This is more of a platform for me and other contributors to express thoughts and opinions and bring news out to folks about games along with some other things mixed in.
Wednesday, July 5th, 2017
The strip mall section is up and live.
Wednesday, July 5th, 2017
Another drunken swamp recording is up on the Random recordings page. It was very interesting to say the least.
Thursday, June 29, 2017
I recently concluded the interview with aprone, You can download it here.
Friday, June 23, 2017
There is a new swamp skype group, however you can only join it publically from midnight sunday to midnight monday eastern time. if you want to be added outside that time period message blackscreengaming or JimmyDub on skype.You can click to join it.
wednesday , June 21, 2017
The Swamp section is live, you can see the links in the games we play and cover section.
Cocoa created a skype group for STW, and you can click this link to launch skype and join the group.
For anyone who can there is now a paypal button at the bottom of most pages. if you can please consider helping us keep the lights on here. the site is free cause i pay out of pocket, any help in keeping the site up would be so greatly appreciated.
A big thanks to Gruntock, Sam Tupy, Ziyad Meshaal, Hannibal, hamada, saphir, Brandon Cross, and others who i am not sure of their online names for their donations, it really does help allot. if you have donated to help, and aren't listed shoot me a skype message and let me know who are you are and i'll gladly add you to the list.
The Games We Play & Cover
We didn't make any of these games, We just play them
- An overview of the game
- Archives of our past live streams of STW
- Audio and text crafting guides
- Audio and text instructions on getting from map to map
- Audio and Text Guides on crossing the mountain
- Audio and text instructions on How to acomplish general in game tasks
- Descriptions of the STW map geography
- a STW Alphabatized Item Index listing
- quest index/listing along with quest commands and hints
- STW Skype group created by cocoa, opens a new window and launches skype
- An interview with the developer aprone
- A Swamp skype group you can join. joining is only open from midnight sunday to midnight monday eastern time.
- an overview of swamp
- a command list
- warehouse descriptions and patterns
- frequently asked questions
- alternitive sounds for swamp
- swamp quests
- random swamp recordings
- An introduction to hardcore by Hannibal
- Items and where they can be found or bought
The Road To Rage
- We don't play too often but when we do we are on the BSG Server.
- server address: RTR.servegame.com
- port: 6789
- In order to play on the BSG server you need to download the following package of maps and sounds.
- Download these new maps and sounds, updated august 14th.
- The server is on the built in RTR server listing.
- there is also a RTR skype group, You can join.
- An overview of Core-Exiles
- Playing Core-Exiles with a Screen Reader
- Explination of Game terms
- Audio and Text game Walkthroughs, getting started with NPCs etc
- All the things you can do after the beginning NPC
Recent News or Events
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