This week I tackle 720°, 8 Eyes, and A Nightmare On Elm Street
The beauty and power of the opening passage.
Trust No One.
Keep Your Laser Handy.
It’s time for some skating and some inter-generational conflict.
I stumbled into what will likely take a few years to complete: Play every game for NES and write a short review about it. This Week: 10-Yard Fight, 1943, and 3D Worldrunner
We finally finished Person of Interest: Season Five (The Final Season)
This review covers all five seasons and, as such, contains spoilers. Short version: Buy The Complete Series.
For auld lang syne, my jo,
for auld lang syne,
we’ll tak’ a cup o’ kindness yet,
for auld lang syne.
On two things:
1. Picking your seats when you buy your tickets
The Attempt To Review The Latest Doom Video Game. (Currently on sale on Steam for just under $20.)
Peace On Earth
Where a father attempts to review the new Final Fantasy game.
The Place For Star Wars Spoilers
Remember the first time you played Doom back in the 90’s? Well, that game had 4 or 5 sequels and then they made a board game based on the most recent one.
Preparing for one last trip across the ocean
The Book with No Pictures
All I want for Christmas is a augmented reality gaming glasses
On buying three cases of those little Swiffer dusters.
Kids’ Movies that aren’t really Kids’ Movies
Sometimes you buy gifts for the gaming group you happen to have. Sometimes you buy gifts for yourself that you share with whichever playing group you happen to have.
Holy cow! Is it Friday already?
Indeed it is.
Non-spoiler review for Arrival: See it.
Review with some mild spoilers within. (Also a discussion of various sci-fi tropes that, if I named them here, would constitute mild spoilers.)
The Last Guardian is finally coming out.
The shopping guide for the person who has everything.
A day early, but we’ve got quite a bit ahead of us, don’t we? I mean, if you’re in one of the parts of the world where Thanksgiving is celebrated tomorrow.
The Steam Sale Is Coming
Holy cow! Is it snowing already?
Indeed it is. Wait, no. It stopped.
On the whole “Science” part of “Science Fiction”
The brilliance of character creation in Tyranny
Holy cow! Is tomorrow Friday already?
Indeed it is.
The Batman Lego Movie
(Also: Remember to Fall Back)
You pretty much are stuck starting with Candyland. But what’s a good *SECOND* boardgame?
Nearly entirely baseball-free, but with a free bonus of presidential politics!
It had been a wonderful evening and what I needed now to give it the perfect ending was a bit of the old Ludwig van.
On Max Porter’s “Grief is the Thing with Feathers”