Hey everyone, come one, come all! I've finally reached my 100th blog! This is a response to SloganYams' 250th blog where he told 100 interesting facts about himself, and I've decided to take a similar approach for my 100th blog. I thought it would be an interesting approach, and I'd like you to learn a little bit about myself. I have waited a long time for this, and let's get this show on the road now, shall we?
1. My real name is Alex. But if you start referring to me as such I'm gonna hunt you down!
2. I've been a member on GS for over 2 years now.
3. I own a SNES, Sega Saturn, N64, PlayStation, PS2, PSP, Game Boy Advance, DSi, 3DS, GameCube, and Wii.
4. I drive a BMW (But it's still entitled to my dad though).
5. My favorite fast food chains are McDonalds, Wendy's, Burger King, and KFC.
6. My favorite ice cream flavor is chocolate.
7. My favorite burger toppings are bacon, mushroom and jalapeno (not kidding!).
8. My 2 most favorite consoles are the Super NES and the original PlayStation.
9. My favorite Star Wars movie is Empire Strikes Back.
10. My favorite Indiana Jones movie is Last Crusade.
11. My favorite Hayao Miyazaki movie is Castle in the Sky, with Spirited Away in a close second.
12. My favorite Pixar movie is the entire Toy Story trilogy.
13. I am a big fan of spicy food.
14. My favorite kind of food is BBQ.
15. I have been to 26 U.S. States (Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, Colorado, Arizona, Kansas, Missouri, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Kentucky, and Tennessee).
16. I live in Michigan.
17. My favorite NBA teams are the Detroit Pistons, Boston Celtics and Dallas Mavericks.
18. My favorite NHL teams are the Detroit Red Wings and Boston Bruins.
19. My favorite NFL teams are the Detroit Lions (even though they keep on losing) and Pittsburgh Steelers.
20. My favorite MLB team is the Detroit Tigers.
21. My favorite college team is the Michigan Wolverines (Hail to the victors! Go blue!).
22. I have been to 2 foreign countries so far. Canada (of course, who hasn't been there?), and Bermuda.
23. My favorite cookies are chocolate chip, oatmeal chocolate chip, and oatmeal raisin.
24. I own both the PlayStation and Sega Saturn versions of Castlevania: Symphony of the Night.
25. My favorite Final Fantasy games are IV, VI and VII.
26. My favorite Zelda games are Ocarina of Time, A Link to the Past, Wind Waker, and Twilight Princess.
27. My favorite Mario games are Super Mario World, 64, Sunshine, the original Super Mario Bros., Mario 3, and both Galaxy games.
28. My favorite Resident Evil games are 2 and 4.
29. My favorite Smash Bros. is Brawl (Suck it, Melee.).
30. My favorite Dead or Alive game is DOA3.
31. My favorite Shin Megami Tensei game is Persona 4.
32. My favorite Metroid game is Super Metroid.
33. My favorite game of all time is Super Metroid.
34. My favorite game companies are Nintendo, Capcom, Konami, Atlus, Squaresoft, Square Enix, Rare, Sega, SNK and Tecmo Koei.
35. My favorite car makers are Ford, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Volvo, Porsche, Ferrari, Maserati, Bentley, Audi, and Lamborghini.
36. Some of my favorite TV shows are Malcolm in the Middle, Top Gear UK, Family Guy, Ghost Adventures, and The Simpsons.
37. My first game system was the Game Boy Advance, and my first home console was the Nintendo GameCube.
38. The first game I ever played was The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker.
39. My favorite potato chip brand is Lays.
40. I am not color blind.
41. I'm single, always have been.
42. I have 36 other GS users following me.
43. The rarest game in my entire collection is probably the Sega Saturn version of Mega Man X4.
44. My favorite GameCube games are Resident Evil 4, Animal Crossing, Pokémon Coliseum, Super Mario Sunshine, Star Fox Adventure, The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker and Twilight Princess.
45. My favorite Super NES games are Super Metroid, Final Fantasy IV, Final Fantasy V, Final Fantasy VI, Super Mario World, Super Mario Kart, Chrono Trigger, Super Mario RPG, Mega Man X, Mega Man X2, Donkey Kong Country and Star Fox.
46. My favorite PlayStation games are Metal Gear Solid, Final Fantasy VII, Front Mission 3, Parasite Eve, Parasite Eve II, Resident Evil, Resident Evil 3: Nemesis, Mega Man X5 and Castlevania: Symphony of the Night.
47. My favorite Sega Saturn games are both Virtua Cop games, Mega Man 8, Mega Man X4, Street Fighter Alpha 2, Deep Fear, Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, The House of the Dead, Virtua Fighter 2, Dead or Alive and Policenauts.
48. My favorite PS2 games are Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty, Dead or Alive 2, Persona 4, Kingdom Hearts II, and Resident Evil Code: Veronica X.
49. My favorite GBA games are Metroid Fusion, Super Mario Advance 1 & 4, Mario Kart: Super Circuit, and Pokémon 3rd Gen.
50. My favorite DS games are Mario Kart DS, Yoshi's Island DS, Pokémon Platinum, Contra 4, Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow, and Resident Evil: Deadly Silence.
51. My favorite 3DS games so far are Resident Evil: Revelations, Pokémon X, and Fire Emblem Awakening.
52. My favorite N64 games are Mario 64, Mario Kart 64, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Resident Evil 2, Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire, Goldeneye 007, Star Wars: Rogue Squadron, and Banjo-Kazooie.
53. The systems I plan on getting in the future are the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, PS3, Sega Dreamcast, and the NES (top loader!).
54. My favorite music artists are Metallica, Black Sabbath, Megadeth, Foo Fighters, The Police, Michael Jackson, Eminem, Soundgarden, Alice in Chains, AC/DC, Avenged Sevenfold, Def Leppard, The Beatles, Disturbed, Green Day, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Motley Crue, Ozzy Osborne, Tears for Fears, The Who, Van Halen, Whitesnake, and Slipknot.
55. My favorite cities in America are Boston and Chicago.
56. Some of my favorite professional athletes (retired and active) are Pavel Datsuyk, Justin Verlander, Miguel Cabrera, Isiah Thomas, Bill Laimbeer, Magic Johnson, Patrick Ewing, Ray Allen, Jason Terry, Dirk Nowitski, Michael Jordan, Ben Rothelisberger, Max Scherzer, Charles Barkley, Hakeem Olajuwon, Robert Horry, Steve Yzerman, Chauncey Billups, Chris Osgood and Nick Lidstrom.
57. Some of my favorite actors are Clint Eastwood, Uma Thurman, Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Charlie Sheen, Harrison Ford, Tom Hanks, Marlon Brando, Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jack Nicholson, Tom Cruise, Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Samuel L. Jackson, Matt Damon, Daniel Craig and Sean Connery.
58. My favorite James Bond movies are Goldfinger, Casino Royale, You Only Live Twice, Skyfall, Goldeneye, From Russia with Love, Dr. No, and The Spy Who Loved Me.
59. My favorite movie in the Bourne trilogy is The Bourne Supremacy.
60. My favorite Godfather movie is the original.
61. My favorite U.S. presidents are Abraham Lincoln, Teddy Roosevelt, and Ronald Reagan.
62. My favorite magazines are Nintendo Power, Electronic Gaming Monthly, Car and Driver and Motor Trend.
63. I like pretty much every game genre.
64. I like to travel.
65. My favorite school subject is English.
66. The country I want to visit the most is Japan.
67. I am afraid of heights (roller coasters, yes. Tall buildings, not so much anymore).
68. I usually type at 40 WPM
69. My favorite video game soundtrack is from Final Fantasy VI.
70. My favorite soda brands are Coca-Cola, Sprite, Dr. Pepper and A&W.
71. I have stayed up for 24 hours once.
72. I have not broken a single bone in my body...yet.
73. I am a skier.
74. My favorite kind of donut is glazed.
75. My favorite Sonic games are 1, 2, 3, Sonic & Knuckles, Adventure 2 and Colors.
76. Some of my favorite game developers are Shigeru Miyamoto, Keiji Inafune, Hideo Kojima, Shinji Mikami, Masahiro Sakurai, Eiji Aonuma, and Hironobu Sakaguchi.
77. I have never beaten a game made by Square Enix...yet.
78. I do not smoke.
79. I have no interest in alcoholic beverages, because they just taste funky.
80. The most expensive car I have driven is a Bentley Continental GT, and that was during work when I'm washing cars at the car dealer I work at.
81. I've only gone on one road trip without the family, and that was to a retro game convention in Cleveland with friends.
82. I have a hard time saving money, and that's because I spend most of it on games and snacks.
83. My favorite handheld system is now the 3DS.
84. My favorite Mega Man games are 2, 6, 8, X, X2, X4, and X5.
85. My favorite YouTube users are ClementJ642, joshscorcher, Animalguy001, AlphaOmegaSin, barelypolitical (Key of Awesome)and the Classic Game Room channels.
86. I am very good with finding places, and I rarely get lost.
87. I have a hard drive for my Wii which has a good chunk of the Wii's library.
88. I have bought a game off craigslist once. Once. My advice, don't use craigslist.
89. I can't drive stick shift cars.
90. My career goal is to either be a pharmacist or a car mechanic/technician.
91. I've gotten lost with my grandparents in the bad part of St. Louis.
92. I have been to the Woodward Dream Cruise 12 out of the 18 years the event has been around for currently.
93. My hearing is partly sensitive.
94. My favorite classic cars are the BMW 2002 Turbo, Ford Mustang, Dodge Charger, Chevrolet Camaro, Plymouth Roadrunner, Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3, Ferrari Daytona, and Lamborghini Countach.
95. I have the 1st issue of Nintendo Power (Condition 8/10, no pages are falling out)
96. I have been a Nintendo Power subscriber, and I do have the last issue with everything in it, in mint condition.
97. My favorite kind of pie is Apple Pie.
98. I'm usually not that talkative.
99. In high school, I rarely studied for tests.
100. I've written 100 blogs on GameSpot.
Thanks for reading the blog, now you've gotten to know me a bit more, and I thank you all for checking out my blogs and the stuff on my page. I've finally written 100 blogs on this site, and I'll do the best I can to make it 100 more. I appreciate the support from all my followers, and I thank you all. I promise to stay on GameSpot for as long as I can, and I'm not leaving this site unless I feel that I have to one day.
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