The site is laid out well, the only only problem is that the letters are hard to read since the yellow and orange (which is cool BTW ) are such a strong contrast next to the dark background that the text hides itslef. It would be easy to navigate, but the colors are playing tricks on my eyes. I would say put the font size up one higher, but the font looks cool that size, and bolding it doesn't matter if the font is set to size"1". It makes it tough to navigate even tho the layout is solid, because the text is hard to read.
Yes, the design is conventional, but it is usually what works the best for gaming websites. I like the header graphic on the top, the colors are balanced...and it doesn't seem like the orange is over done. The content also flows nicely throughout the design.
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