I had a very interesting realization regarding the personalities and learning styles of my friends versus the games that they play. It is purely my own observation, but as I have looked for the trend I am finding it more and more. Some people tend to be rules followers in life. They have the list … Continue reading Personality and Game types
It's pretty much impossible to be active in online gaming and not be familiar with reddit. I have known about it for years, and have been what is referred to as a lurker for all that time. In the last 6 months I finally started an account and started posting not just reading. At first … Continue reading To Reddit!
As E3 has gone on i have seen a few tweets saying thing like “not every game is made for you” and while it is certainly not a new thought to me I find it interesting people are at a point now where it has to be said. Most of the talk around E3 will … Continue reading Winning E3
This year at PAX West I had a small world moment. On Friday I was wandering on the 6th floor expo space and saw a face that I was 100% sure I knew. Now I tend to be good at recognizing faces but not remembering names. However, in this case I knew exactly who I … Continue reading Reunions
There have been some very stressful and difficult things happening in my life lately, and it has reminded me how helpful it can be to have hobbies to escape into. Gaming is sort of an obvious escape. Go into a completely different world for a few hours and really get away. I have spent a … Continue reading Escapes
There was an interesting comment from Jerry of Penny Arcade on Twitter about how the Switch is the first console that lends itself to the pillow fort. It got me thinking about how I used to game as a kid. When it came to portable gaming, I did have the game boy color, complete with … Continue reading Pillow Forts and Games
Over the past few weekends there have been anniversary based events in the suite of Blizzard games. Specifically the Overwatch first anniversary and the Heroes of the Storm second anniversary events. While events to celebrate anniversaries aren’t new, Blizzard has taken an approach regarding limited time loot and dailies to get people to play that … Continue reading Anniversaries