15 May 2021

Recently, I started playing RimWorld again! RimWorld is a great little game where you act as an “overseer”, controlling a few pawns who are trying to survive on an alien world out on the rim. Along the way you try to recruit more pawns into your colony, and the ultimate goal is usually to either…

6 September 2018

Today, CCP announced it will be acquired by Pearl Abyss—the makers of Black Desert Online. I find the announcement both interesting and amusing, for a couple of reasons: First, despite CCP saying they will continue to operate “independently”, common sense says if the mothership decides that it’s in its best interests to meddle in the…

24 January 2018

Hob

Gaming! Yes, I’m still finding time for it. Actually, I’d like to think I might have found more time to game recently than in the last few years. The pull of single-player games has become fairly strong lately and I expect I’ll continue to look at those kinds of titles going forward rather than continuing…

16 September 2016

A New Player’s First Impressions A few weeks ago I was chatting with a friend about my desire to find a game to play which has a social aspect to it but is more or less free of the kind of negativity, stress, and sense of obligation I have experienced in the other MMOs I’ve…

16 August 2014

I recently came across a blog post titled “Be the Hero; Not the Villain” by Mabrick. Before reading further, go read his article first. Here’s a quote: …people who just want to have fun, not at someone else’s expense, are leaving the ship like rats. I want to have fun in EVE Online. I do…

23 May 2014

January 8, 2014 Review I have been playing this game on and off for over a year and recently downloaded it through the Steam client to begin tracking the amount of time I actually put into it. :) I really enjoy this game. I play primarily solo with three characters in various stages of levelling:…

3 January 2014

I bought this game on a whim after having the opportunity to watch a friend play a bit of it. I am really enjoying it. :) I never played Descent so this style of game is completely new to me. I like the visuals of Retrovirus and the music (I would buy the soundtrack). The…