It’s finally been confirmed for realz: BioWare is officially working on the next Dragon Age game (which probably won’t be called Dragon Age 4, but who cares?) We already sort of knew this, but the company wasn’t making with the official info. I’ve been pulling together threads in my head ever since Dragon Age: Inquisition. … More My Dragon Age 4 theories
Conversations in the real world. Me: “What time does your plane leave?” Him: “In the morning.” Me: “Ok, let’s try this. What time do you need to leave the house?” Him: “I’ll still be here when you get up.” Me: “… But when do you have to leave?” Him: “After you get up.” Me: “… … More Random Friday: Imprecise communication, infosec, & hereditary paranoia.
Eve Online is the best game I’ve never played. I love hearing stories about Eve Online. I’ve never installed, let alone played, the game, and I don’t intend to. Ever. Here’s the thing: what I know about Eve Online makes me think that my temperament plus this game would equal disaster. You know how you … More Games I love, but don’t even play. It’s a thing.
(My rules: Post an on-the-spot piece of fiction based on the daily prompt. It has to be written quickly, in one sitting, with no major rewriting, just minor edits for spelling and typos. Minimum of 250 words. Ready, set, go!) via Daily Prompt: Tardy “You’re late,” Jack said. One long, steel-tipped finger wound around a … More Daily Prompt: Tardy (fiction)
Wayward Sisters: Ok, I’m just going to say it. *Spoilers if you aren’t all caught up on Supernatural. I don’t know how I missed this, but I literally didn’t hear a thing about the possible Supernatural spinoff until the day the episode aired. Luckily, it was all over Twitter, so I got up to speed … More Wayward Sisters, major errors & wishful thinking.
(Note: My original plan for this blog was to avoid fiction, but I’ve decided to try a new idea. Occasionally, when the mood strikes, I’ll post an on-the-spot piece of fiction based on the daily prompt. My rules: It has to be written quickly, in one sitting, with no major rewriting, just minor edits for … More Daily Prompt: Blink (fiction)
With Deadpool 2 looming on the horizon, I’ve been thinking about Deadpool in general lately. Let’s get one thing straight, though: we will not be discussing the abomination that was X-Men Origins: Wolverine. M’kay? Moving on. The Deadpool movie is the kind of movie that I aggressively ignore, right up until I actually watch it. Simple … More Random Friday: Deadpool.
Years ago (actually, more like “decades ago”), friends and acquaintances of mine swarmed over a certain townhouse complex in the ‘burbs. It was cheap, and you got a ton of space for your buck. They were two- and three-bedroom townhomes with basements, so you could easily cram in anywhere from three to eight people, assuming … More Roaches, rage, & Harmonix Music VR
Statik Institute of Retention. Or, “That really messed-up place I woke up in.” Statik is a PSVR puzzle game that’s been out there a while. I’m still trying to cherry-pick my VR experiences, and this one came up at the top of a lot of lists. Statik explains nothing to you at the beginning, and … More Random Friday: Statik, shitholes & marital memory failures.