I got to spend Sunday afternoon with an old friend. We grew up together, were inseperable after high school for a few years, and then parted ways as jobs and marriage took us in different directions. I’ve seen him twice in the last fifteen years. That’s a shame. He and his family are good company. (And if he manages to make it here: “Hi Jim!”)
The holidays are off to a great start. Lots of fun, impractical gifts so far. It’s nice to be 36 and still get toys for Christmas.
I have some thoughts on STALKER, but I don’t feel like writing about gunfights in a nuclear wasteland on Christmas Eve.
What is this silly word, why did some people get so irritated by it, and why did it fall out of use?
Zenimax vs. Facebook
This series explores the troubled history of VR and the strange lawsuit between Zenimax publishing and Facebook.
Skyrim Thieves Guild
The Thieves Guild quest in Skyrim is a vortex of disjointed plot-holes, contrivances, and nonsense.
Games and the Fear of Death
Why killing you might be the least scary thing a game can do.
So what happens when a SOFTWARE engineer tries to review hardware? This. This happens.