Monthly Archives: February 2012


Posted on February 17, 2012

Hey we’re all heading over to the diamond with rubberduckten4! Should be a good game, see you there!



L’Amoureux, Part Deux

Posted on February 15, 2012

Hope your Valentine’s Day was lovely, KingGorrillaZoe!




Posted on February 13, 2012

Valentine’s Day is tomorrow! To help you get in the mood, Gdaz93 demonstrates the art of the pick-up line.

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Greeting Ritual

Posted on February 10, 2012

We shouldn’t judge DEADMANRISINGG‘s ways just because they are different from our own.



Perspectives and Retrospectives: Vol. 4

Posted on February 8, 2012

The following piece is likeOMGitsFEDAY’s thoughts on the first year of FUoS. Series introduction here.

November 9, 2004. I had been looking forward to this day since the summer. I was a young, innocent, naive girl who was in love. With a game. On that day, Halo 2 was released, and came with a trial subscription to Xbox Live. I usually LANed with my buddies, spending countless hours sniping each other with magnums on Hang Em High,  so I didn’t really get the appeal of playing online, but a friend from work convinced me to play with him.

Sure, I had played counterstrike online with some guys I knew that went to another school, but we had our own private vent channel, so I was used to friendly chatter and one of the guys beatboxing. So I figured I’d try it out. My buddy was working, so I hopped online to set up my account and try out some of the maps. For my handle, I settled on Fedaykingirl, after much debate of using Chani, Irulan, or Alia instead.

I jumped into my first free for all match on Ascension. I won by a landslide. In the end screen I heard people talking, so I piped in “Good game, guys!” My virgin ears were not ready for the barrage of insult I would receive. “Shut the fuck up bitch!” “Is that a girl? Fuck you, girls don’t play video games”. This would only continue. It used to make me so mad, I couldn’t keep the tears from welling up in my eyes.

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