Monthly Archives: June 2016

A History Of Games

Originally posted on Me Vs. Myself and I:
I know with certainty that I have most definitely written my personal gaming history down on this blog somewhere, but can’t seem to find it. I was going to link to that…

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Growing Up Gaming

Originally posted on I'm Not Squishy:
This post is in response to this weeks NBI 2016 writing prompt. ? When my family moved closer to the rest of the extended family, I got to know my cousins better. They…

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Solo raids continue

Originally posted on Micki's Delirium:
I finally had some time to play, so I decided that it was time to do another solo raid video. I’m running Maidae, who is a monkcher this life, and I’m starting with the…

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Tabletop for one: the social pillar

The Long Shot With things at the Cragmaw hideout having gone swimmingly for Jindra the dwarf shield fighter, she (and i, by extension) was feeling pretty good about a career as a solo adventurer. Using stealth, patience, tactics and a … Continue reading

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Summer Oxymoron Sale

Originally posted on Me Vs. Myself and I:
Is it just me, or is the title of this year’s Steam Summer Sale a little bit of an oxymoron? They’re promoting picnics and outdoor activities in the advertising, yet all of…

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VI: Debellatio

Originally posted on Ilyanas Tomb of Doom:
? And as Trrask’s spirit sank  with the loss of his henchmen, so did his cunning. The exact method he used to make me–the winner–into a villain, I cannot say for sure. Perhaps…

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Parenting Gamers

Originally posted on Gaming Conversations:
Father’s Day was this past weekend, and I’ve only recently become aware over the past ten years or so how tricky these types of family holidays have become. In the “good old days”, I used to…

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NBI 2016: 6 Features I Want in My Perfect MMO

Originally posted on I'm Not Squishy:
This may have been last weeks NBI 2016 writing prompt, but it’s been a busy week and not a lot of writing has been done here. I really need to stop telling myself…

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Early access bites games in the butt, period.

Originally posted on Bio Break:
I have made no secret that I am not a fan of this “era of early access” that we seem to be in, both in MMOs and general gaming. It’s starting to bite games in…

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DDO: Hankering after Eberron

Originally posted on GamingSF:
I was reading a Q&A blog post written by Keith Baker yesterday. He’s the original creator of the Eberron campaign setting for Dungeons & Dragons (first released back in the 3rd edition era). This is my…

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