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January 25, 2008


Just another day in the life of a GAMER!... 


Gaming FOOL!!!

       *Nuttin but a "G" thang bay bay!!!!  Of course datt "G" is for GAMING!  Shout out to my CLAN "H.O.G.!, sup homies!...  Good of you to show up... just drop me a line or give me shit as you do!...  So, dig the name of my Blog... HOG|BLOG <-- lol.. 

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      I've been GAMING (Arcade-Console-PC) since the 70's, yah I'm oldschool and though I'm peeking @ my late 30's I don't intend on slowing down...  Average Advance PC Gamers are in their 30s to 40s due largely to the amount of knowledge needed and the actual finance to carry the hobby... yah, there's the up and comming gamers (teens up to 20s) but what is considered an Advance PC GAMER!?  A person with a PC that games?, well sure but your reading about an Advance Gamer that not only games, but knows the ins and outs of the architecture...  

      In general, Gaming is one's interaction across a platform simulating actual conditions to achieve a goal/objective/satisfaction... An AG is a person that understands the requirements, the total process and has the knowledge to tweek or optimize the performance of that experience...  AG's MOD their PCs towards a specific element of gaming often utilizing the more modern methods to improve performance achieving the ultimate gaming architecture...  An AG's motivation is simply "To achieve maximum performance in the experience of GAMING!"...

UPDATED: 08/22/2008

      So what else is there besides the obvious lust for bigger & better hardware to run HIGH END games?  Well, developers like Crytek, Ubisoft and many others are developing the next big thing, REALISM in modern gaming... not the "shoot the screen and you get hurt" realism but the next best thing...

  • Explosions that cause dust and collateral debris
  • Characters with complex, jointed geometries for more life-like motion and interaction
  • Spectacular new weapons with incredible effects
  • Cloth that drapes and tears naturally
  • Dense smoke & fog that billow around objects in motion ext best thing, the feel of it...

Download is now available for the 8-9-200 series Nvidia Cards... yah, download mines on it's eve and Man, I'm just in PhysX heaven!...

UPDATED Results:  After several days playing online w/ the new PhysX extension, I've come to realize just how much frame loss I was getting from online FPS!, propably due to all the extra features added to the GPU...  I removed all the drivers 177.38/89 but will be reinstalling the 177.89 version soon!  *Just no more physX unless it's exclusively FPS SP... 


       These are my systems which I call THE GAMER & THE GRAFX PCs...

Built them both from scratch, well the meaning scratch in this case is putting everything together that was bought, configured it to my liking and gave it oomph where it needed... 

Chipset: INTEL E8400 3 GHz OC'd @ 4.5 GHz
H/S Zalman 9700 Nvidia Edition
PSU: 650 ANTEC TRI-Power CASE: Antec 900
GPU: EVGA 8800 GTS 512 SLI'd
Memory: OCZ SLI ver. PC2 8500 4gigs
Hard Drive: Dual 250gig WD, 500gig WD
MoBo: EVGA 780i A1
Sound Card: Creative LABs AUDIGY2
TB Ear Force X-52 5.1 Surround Sound Headphones
Microsoft Win Vista Ultimate SP1

3DMark06 Score: 19,338

Chipset: INTEL Q6600 2.4 GHz OC'd @ 3.6 GHz
H/S Zalman 9700 Nvidia Edition
PSU: 650 BFG SLI edition CASE: Antec 900
GPU: EVGA 8800 GTS 640
Memory: OCZ SLI ver. PC2 6500 Titanium 4gigs
Hard Drive: Dual 500gig WD, 74gig WD Raptor 10000
MoBo: EVGA 680i T1
Sound Card: Creative Labs AUDIGY2
Microsoft Win XP Pro x64 SP2

3DMark06 Score: 12,837

*For more pics of the parts before the build go to my clan PC spec page here!

Call Of Duty 4

Yah, I'm on it but I'm also Gaming Gears Of War PC (GOW) & Crysis hard so I really can't get a grip of which game to stay focussed on....  Finished BIOSHOCK and stop playing SOF3 Payback...  My all time PC favorites are Counter Strike, HL, Elite Force, FAR CRY & SOF2 Double Helix which I still play with my clan HOG...  My main thing is "FUN", and I do like them all so I stay with all of them for now... until I start sucking at one of them than I'll slowly stop playing it...


*Beta Tester for Charlie Oscar Delta on 360 Console...  Achieved Prestige over 8 times, now I'm playing COD4 PC...  Below is a link to the site for COD4 everything...



      *What can I say, H.O.G. or House Of Grief!, has been my family online for gaming for over 4 yrs now!  We've been through allot, I've made allot of good friends and had no problems with anybody...  I make it a point to educate my CLAN and learn from them as well, everything and anything revolving around Gadgets | PC HARD/SOFT | INTERNET | NETWORKING and anything TECHNOLOGY...  yah, all these things are closely related to GAMING...  and to be an Advance Gamer, you have to be well rounded in each category...  well there's more than that but I'll follow that up in a different topic... 



HOG CLAN FORUM | MULTIMEDIA *If you entered from an external link, Permalink the topic...

     *HOG is lead by Dangerous BOB (db-dood) who is the original creater and the "MAN" that pays the bills...  His BIO is mysterious as he doesn't share much about himself, well only when he's on the happy juice... lol...

Boss HOG

    HOG | Dangerous Bob  

Big HOGs 


    HOG | Abelett

    HOG | Bro]{en

    HOG | Canislupus

    HOG | -=CID=-

    HOG | Diss

    HOG | FatBoySpiffy

    HOG | F!ReW!Re

    HOG | Five-0

    HOG | <|>FL!P<|>


    HOG | !-!|+m@n

    HOG | Jasper

    HOG | 'jukies?

    HOG | LadyBro]{en

    HOG | Metalic

    HOG | OUCH

    HOG | PorkChops

    HOG | Pounder

    HOG | QuickTrigger

    HOG | Skeet

    HOG | Smoke

    HOG | Suave Canadian

Junior HOGs (recruits & trainees)   

    hog | AngryBeaver

    hog | BaSic

    hog | wOOt***

Fairweather HOGs 

    HOG | BrotherSpeed

    HOG | CL@WN

    HOG | <ll>Fab<ll>

    HOG | fleshwound

    HOG | Gip$ta

    HOG | Halfbaked

    HOG | MaTT

    HOG | Mr. Pullout

    HOG | OutKast

    HOG | poopy?

    HOG | Pylon


    HOG | -RoadRunner-

    HOG | SpiffyJoe

    HOG | SwitchBlade

    HOG | Turbo

    HOG | VaCo


Inactive HOGs  

    HOG | agent.Zero

    HOG | AgressivePerfector

    HOG | BBGun

    HOG | Chingon

    HOG | (>Fat--T<)


    HOG | Jim Lahey

    HOG | Kickedbk

    HOG | NoobChick

    HOG | PIGvomit

    HOG | SammyTheBull

    HOG | SEXyK

    HOG | Shadow_Ninja

    HOG | Shylock

    HOG | $mokey

    HOG | St@rfish


    HOG | tonster

    HOG | Xerc!$m 

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