Blaugust | Blogging

Reflecting on Blaugust

So, Blaugust is over. I have to say that I fell off from my “post every two days” around two-thirds through the month. This is likely the cause of a few things: I hit an untimely gaming lull that happens to me every few months, where I basically don’t have the motivation to fire up […]

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Blaugust | Board Games

Twilight Struggle: tear down that wall!

Last week I played Twilight Struggle for the first time with a friend of mine. It’s a board game about the Cold War first released in 2005. I had previously bought the digital version on Steam, and had played a few games against the AI, but there’s something about starting down your opponent over some […]

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EverQuest | Project1999

Project1999: The View from 2019

Project1999 was launched in 2009 and has now lived through ten years of operation. I wanted to pen some thoughts on the current state of play of the project, a decade down the track from its inception and a full twenty years after the game it is emulating – EverQuest – was launched.

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The Museum of Bad Behaviour

Don’t adjust your set. The image above isn’t a broken link, but a very relevant part of this post. Stay with me. Think back to something bad or embarassing that you did. Maybe you acted poorly with friends, maybe you did something silly that hurt someone, maybe you just feel like you looked foolish. Now […]

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