Musings from Mike

Mike O'Mara
Thoughts on Music and Gaming
Created 28 Aug 2021
  • Why Do Gamers Love the Apocalypse?
    02 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    As the heat from the blast wave washes over me, I look on with a sly grimace from the balcony atop Tenpenny Tower. After discovering that the presumed inert atomic bomb at the center of the town of Me...
  • Halo Infinite: Forging Ahead, or Looking Back?
    02 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    As Halo Infinite’s nearly unbearable march towards release this December nears its completion, there is a distinct sense of unease in the virtual air surrounding the Halo fanbase to go along with all ...
  • How GamePass Changed my Gaming Life
    28 Aug 2021 • 5 min read
    I tried my hardest to get my girlfriend to like Destiny 2. I really did. I showed her the ropes, explained every icon and submenu, and replayed missions I’ve done a thousand times before on a new char...
  • VR: When is Microsoft Taking the Plunge (And Should They)?
    28 Aug 2021 • 5 min read
    Fresh off of Halo Infinite’s release date announcement (hype!) and building upon recent undeniable wins including their acquisition of Bethesda and the explosion of monthly subscribers to Xbox GamePas...
  • Thoughts on Music and Gaming
    28 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read
    Welcome to Musings from Mike by me, Mike O'Mara. Mike O'Mara is a lifelong creator, and has been working professionally as a music and theater writer, composer, educator and performer since 2000. Sign...
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