Had a fun time visiting with Chad this weekend. We played Halo 3 co-op and beat it a little faster than I expected and had a packed weekend including a party at Kate's house, Cowboys game, riding around in his convertible, etc.
It appeals to more than just video-game geeks, as you could tell by the 99% score on Rotten Tomatoes.
The Microsoft tie-in? Well, he lives (and teaches!) in Redmond, and Mike had dinner with him a couple weeks ago 🙂