Monthly Archives: February 2013

1136: Thoughts on RPG Maker

I read this piece by Robert Boyd of Zeboyd Games earlier. Now, I normally agree with Mr. Werezompire on a lot of things, but I take issue with a few things he says about RPG Maker in this article, which was posted … Continue reading

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1135: Melody of… The Other Place

As I noted yesterday, I completed Ar Tonelico: Melody of Elemia. So naturally, having discovered a new RPG series that I like very much, what’s a boy to do but to make an immediate start on the sequel, much to the delight … Continue reading

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1134: Melody of Elemia

I completed Ar Tonelico: Melody of Elemia this evening. What a fine, fine game that was. I’ll be writing somewhat more “professionally” for want of a better word about it this Wednesday over on Games Are Evil, but for now I just … Continue reading

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1133: Board Game List of If Not Wishes, then Certainly Mild-to-Moderate Interest

I really like board games and relish the opportunity to play them with my friends — an opportunity I get much more often now that I live in the same place as them. One of my favourite things about board … Continue reading

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1132: Stop Calling it “Gen4”

The eighth generation of video games consoles is upon us — yes, despite the fact that EA desperately wants everyone to believe that it’s the fourth generation it is, in fact, the eighth. Don’t believe me? Allow me to prove … Continue reading

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1131: Lavatorial Subconscious

It is, as I have noted a number of times previously on these very pages, during the hours of the morning between waking up for the first time and actually waking up enough to be able to get out of … Continue reading

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1130: Pour One Out for 1up.com

The “digital age” brings with it many benefits — most of which relate somehow to the concept of “convenience” — but an unfortunate side-effect of it is that things aren’t as permanent as they once were. Sites grow, change and … Continue reading

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