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Frag the Editor Friday – ZOMBIES!!! pew pew pew

Steam released Left 4 Dead 2 for the Mac this week. So you can expect Robbie, Flo and Nic to be running around fighting zombies while singing The Cranberries’, “What’s in your head, in your heaaddddd, ZOMBIE ZOMBIE ZOMBIE…”

You get the point.

To join us, just mosey on over to the Mac|Life Steam Group. We’ll start playing at 4:00PM PDT.

Join the Group chat and we’ll invite you to the game we’re playing.

Bonus: Flo will be screencasting a game. She’ll drop the information in the group chat and invite players.


Follow this article’s author, Roberto Baldwin, on Twitter.


Frag the Editor Friday – September 17

What are you doing in two hours? Well, that’s cool, but it’s not as cool as hanging out with us on Frag the Editor Friday. Check out what we’re playing this week and join us at 4:00PM PDT/7:00PM EDT! Just send the editors a request in the game on on Game Center if you want to play, or come to our Steam group to see if we’re playing Team Fortress 2.

This week the editors are playing the following:

Ray Aguilera – Strategery, Username: raguilera

Susie Ochs – Enigmo 2 and Words with Friends – Game Center – Username: sfsooz

Florence Ion – Fruit Ninja and Team Fortress 2 from 4:30 – 5:00PM PT

Roberto Baldwin – Enigmo 2 – Game Center – Username: strngwys


See you then!


Frag the Editor Friday

Hi everyone,

Lately we’ve been playing a lot of Team Fortress 2 on Frag the Editor Friday. Okay, it’s really all we’ve been playing. This week we’re going to mix it up and have the editors playing different games, giving our readers the opportunity to play against us without having to delve into the face-shooting world of FPS.

So pick an editor and get ready to battle:

Roberto Baldwin & Nic Vargus – Steam – Team Fortress 2 – Mac|Life Steam Group – Join the group chat room to be invited to the game.

Ray Aguilera – Enigmo – Game Center & Strategery- Username: raguilera – Will announce on his Twitter feed when he’s ready for another game.

Susie Ochs – Words with Friends & Strategery – Will be accepting new games over the weekend – Username: sfsooz

Florence Ion – Cro Mag Rally – Game Center – Username: Ohthatflo – Will announce on her Twitter feed when she’s ready for another game.

The editors will begin playing at 4:00PM PDT.


Follow this article’s author, Roberto Baldwin, on Twitter.



The Mac|Life Editor Strategery Throwdown

The time is now. The Mac|Life editors are finally going head to head for the title of Master of Strategery!

You may remember our contest to win a set of Ceramic Speakers from Joey Roth. If you entered that contest, you were asked to vote on who you think would win in a Strategery tournament. You’ll now know if you made the right decision.


Round one is over. The winners are below. Stay tuned for sexy round two action.



Round one winners:


Susie destroyed Paul. “World domination, it’s just my thing. You know.”



Robbie annihilated Ray. “My parents, if they knew what an iPhone was, would be so proud.”



Nic took down Flo. “I’m not playing to make friends. I’m playing to annihilate them.”



Here are the rules.

The first round will be two-player head to head.

Map Size: Medium

Starting:Land Grab

Battle Type: Attrition


The second round will be a three player head to head to head.

Map Size: Large

Starting: Land Grab

Battle Type: Attrition

the top two finishers of that game will move on to the final round.


The final round will be head to head.

Map Size: Medium

Starting: Land Grab

Battle Type: Attrition

Here’s a handy bracket to keep score.