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 […]
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 […]
I have once again returned to Lord of the Rings Online’s Middle Earth. According to the game’s launcher, it has been a year since I last logged in. This is not odd. I return around once every year, progress a little further, and then gradually slow down before finally stopping altogether. Rinse, repeat. The Lord […]
I received the above email a few days ago. I subbed, I’m yet to undock, and now my sub is about to expire. At the end of this experience, I am not looking to re-subscribe. Rather than spending most of my time looking at things like this: I spent most of the very little time […]
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.
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 […]
I haven’t played a game in two whole days. This isn’t entirely uncommon for me. With work, social engagements, the occasional social sporting outing, sometimes I just come home, fall on the couch and I simply cannot ‘do’ gaming. There’s nothing wrong with this of course but it makes maintaining a gaming blog somewhat problemtic. […]