Monthly Archives: August 2021

Do Developers Play

The short answer is yes, the longer answer is where I am going here. Some artists (and yes I consider developers to be artists) dislike looking back at previous work as it ‘distracts from the now’ to quote Edna. Others … Continue reading

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Story

You know that I love a good story, writing or reading. Lore in a game actually means something to me. I read the books in ESO, I collect the knickknacks in Eve, I like the world to develop and fell … Continue reading

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The Social Game

The one thing MMOs purport to have is other players. A social aspect that you do not have in a single player game. Then they go and make their games totally playable by a lone wolf who talks to nobody. … Continue reading

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Weather

Yesterday I was happy with the weather and so I mentioned it in my blog. So of course in come the rain clouds. Do not get me wrong, they are VERY welcome, right now. But the coincidence got me thinking … Continue reading

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Better graphics but the grind is hellish

I was in Eve this morning and someone suggested that I should go ‘outside’. So I did my research and decided I would give it a shot. As the title says? It was gorgeous out. I am fortunate enough to … Continue reading

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So What Do I DO?

In Eve Online this is my 5th term as a CSM and I thought I would take a moment to tell you what that entails. The short answer is ‘get yelled at by players and talk to devs’ Typically Thursday … Continue reading

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Games (part one)

So let us talk about games for a bit. Now as I previously said, I am older and do not have the reflexes or patience for the high speed games anymore. I got third in Fortnite before it became a … Continue reading

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OOC: Who?

A lot of blogging tends to be about the Blogger themselves. I do that now and again but mainly only as a commentary on the games I play. Now, given the title of the Blog it is obvious (to me) … Continue reading

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So, who won?

Mike leaned back and scanned the news, sipping his coffee. He followed the war but from a distance and with an academic outlook. Tanta leaned over to hand him a fresh baked cookie and glanced at the screens. “Dat war … Continue reading

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Blaugust

Once a year the bloggin community, (some of us) try to do something a little different and make a dedicated push to Blog more, in a closed amount of time. It is hard, writing every day is not for the … Continue reading

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