Smilin' Like a Butcher's Dog

My thoughts and experiences on gaming, fatherhood, hockey, beer and much much more.

  1. The Gamertag known as Ozman51

    A post in the Community Forum asked the question "How did I come up with my Gamertag?" Well the Gamertag known as Ozman51 has been around since 2003 when I was still getting reacquainted to life in the states after serving in Japan from 1999-2002 in the United States Air Force.

    The tag started out a Church TOG. Church is a reference to the Red vs Blue Character Private Leonard L. Church. I discovered Red vs Blue, a machinima series based on Halo when I was reassigned to ...
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    Gaming
  2. Halo Reach: Max Rank and Thoughts

    Being unemployed has had it's benefits. I was able to max my NHL 11 character within 1 week and now I have maxed my Halo: Reach rank at Lt Colonel Grade 3 just short of three weeks after picking it up. With that in my rear view and no sign of the rank cap being lifted until late November per the rumor mill I wanted to put out my thoughts.

    First of all the move by Bungie last Tuesday to move the SWAT gametypes to their own playlist was a wise one. SWAT was popping up too often in the ...
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    Gaming