Category Archives: Other Things

Delays this week

Heavy workloads and sickness have kept my next post from going out sooner.  It’s still not quite ready, but as a teaser here’s an image of what I want to talk about. The image is from Comics Alliance obviously, and … Continue reading

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What To Do If You’ve Been Doxxed

Today we’re skipping the regular stuff on games, gaming, and other things to instead focus on protecting ourselves online.  With all the craziness of being online these days, there are few things as scary as getting doxxed.  Just the threat … Continue reading

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Deadlines, whining, and more EQ Next

Hey everyone. So rather then continue to be horribly late on this week’s post, I’m going to throw in the towel.  Real life was conspiring against me this week, what with my 12th day straight of work, the kitchen plumbing … Continue reading

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The Thinking Person’s Giant Robot Space Fighting Show

And now, a break from Video Games. While everything mentioned in last week’s post still applies going forward, given how events are still unfolding and the drama continues with seemingly no end, it’s time to look away from video games … Continue reading

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Making Better Gamers

One of the drawbacks to writing to a set schedule is that when things get hot and comments or a whole post is needed, it’s really hard to pull off.  Either the existing topic has to be changed or the … Continue reading

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Fun Metroid Links, Awesome Panels, and Broken Comments

This post from Bryce Mainville is a bit old, but every time Metroid is in the news it makes the rounds on Tumbler and Twitter and there’s a reason for that. Bryce makes a perfectly unassailable argument on why devs … Continue reading

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DC’s New Batgirl

I had been preparing to write up a post on everything that I had been playing lately this week.  But then I suddenly realized that I haven’t been playing that many video games and that’s something that needs correcting immediately! … Continue reading

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The Sinister Six Types of Internet Forum Participants

Recently I spent some time on a video game internet forum.             I know, I know.  LockOn, you fool!  You know better then that. But, I had recently discovered something that I thought was a … Continue reading

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New Toys

Say hello to Sideswipe. Sideswipe will be taking over as my primary gaming and ALL THE THINGS machine for the foreseeable future.  He’s replacing my current rig, Prowl.  Regular readers will know Prowl has been giving me no end of … Continue reading

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The Blue Shell of My Discontent

Since it’s a week for links, here’s one more. Over at Gamasutra, Ian Bogost, wrote about Mario Kart from the perspective of a baby boomer.  It is an AMAZING piece, in a week of amazing pieces. Go see for yourself.

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