The Plate Has Collapsed
How Final Fantasy VII Helped Me Grieve This post contains some light spoilers for Final Fantasy VII Remake from Chapter 12 on. It was the end of May when I started this post, and the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in New York City. The streets were quiet, save for the passing of sirens at…
The 2019 Gameological Not Just Game of the Year Awards
Ah, 2019. You kind of sucked. I mean I guess you started okay, but around the halfway point you took a turn for the worse and I’m glad to see you go. But you know what’s always been good to me? Games. I played a lot of games this year. Read into my escapism however…
Rock of an Age
In the brief, halcyon days of peripheral based video games, one franchise shaped an entire generation’s musical tastes and knowledge. Sorry, I’m not talking about DDR.
Back to School
If you could go back and do high school over again, with your adult brain and all your precious adult knowledge and experiences intact, would you do it? Games let us do just this, at least for a little while.
Vampire the Masquerade: Bloodlines – RAICES Charity Stream
I’ll be streaming Vampire the Masquerade: Bloodlines with my pal Zack today at 4:00 PM EDT (1:00 PM PDT)! We’re raising money for RAICES, the Refugee and Information Center for Education and Legal Services. They’re a 501(c)(3) nonprofit agency that “promotes justice by providing free and low-cost legal services to underserved immigrant children, families, and…
I’m Playing Final Fantasy XIV – Part Two
A Realm Reborn is finished, but instead I muse on old game communities.
I’m Playing Final Fantasy XIV – Part One
In which we create a character, learn what a tank is, and get very intimate with a troll.
Game Design Meetup Recap – Lycanthropy
Your friend is bitten by a werewolf and you better help them find a cure before your playtest group breaks your game by finding infinite cure token loopholes after burying and then resurrecting occult leaders over and over again.
Back into Morrowind
First by carriage and now by boat. To the east. To Morrowind.