Monthly Archives: April 2013

1198: ThreeDeeEss

After some hesitation — and despite owning several games for it — I finally got my own 3DS today. We’ve actually had one in the household since Andie’s last birthday — it belongs to her — but with the combination … Continue reading

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1197: 32-Bit Power

It’s my birthday today. I am 32. Big fucking whoop. I still have a somewhat childish outlook on a lot of things, I will freely admit — come on, it’s endearing — and birthdays are one of those things. I … Continue reading

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1196: What’s Yours is Mine

My good friend Mark and I played a bunch of Monaco: What’s Mine is Yours What’s Yours is Mine (damn it all to hell, I KEEP getting that the wrong way round) via the wonder that is the Internet this evening. It’s … Continue reading

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1195: City of Horror

It’s my birthday on Monday, so we decided that today would be a good day to celebrate it while people were around. As has been the tradition among the more geeky portion of my circle of friends, we decided to … Continue reading

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1194: Courting the ‘Core’

Social games, it’s fair to say, have a bad reputation among those who are euphemistically referred to as “core gamers”. This bad reputation isn’t altogether unjustified, of course — social games are, in many cases, derivative, exploitative or just plain boring — … Continue reading

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1193: London Calling

I went to London today. I do not like going to London. I do not like London generally, in fact. Fortunately, my trip to London today meant that I didn’t have to go very far, as in I didn’t have … Continue reading

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1192: Take That!

(Because it’s just too obvious to start a post about Ace Attorney with the word “Objection!” these days.) I’ve started replaying the Ace Attorney series, largely because I recently reacquired the two installments I used to have in my collection that went missing when I … Continue reading

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