Monthly Archives: November 2015

2141: #NotAllZeldas

I’ve been continuing my leisurely jaunt through Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda series for the last few days, and have finished A Link to the Past and started on Link’s Awakening. The degree to which I’m enjoying these games suggests to me that this is something … Continue reading

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2140: Rate Me!

I’ve been thinking about user reviews. It’s a long-standing joke that user reviews aren’t always entirely useful, particularly when it comes to people who think they’re more hilarious than they actually are, but on balance, I think they’re a pretty good … Continue reading

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2139: Black Friday

I’m exhausted, both physically and emotionally, so I hope you weren’t expecting anything too coherent or lengthy this evening. I’m still here, though, so let’s get this over and done with. Worked the Black Friday weekend at work (yesterday and … Continue reading

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2138: How to Be a Fashion Goddess

Been playing a bunch of Nintendo Presents New Style Boutique 2: Fashion Forward (aka Style Savvy 3) during downtime lately, and been enjoying it without any shame whatsoever. It’s a decent game, reminding me somewhat of Animal Crossing but with “real” people and a … Continue reading

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2137: Nintendoes

I’ve been playing almost exclusively Nintendo games for the past week or two. This wasn’t entirely deliberate, but it’s just sort of happened. And it’s allowing me to rediscover my appreciation of what Nintendo does well. Nintendo, more than pretty … Continue reading

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2136: Dark World

I am having a rough time, I don’t mind admitting. I was pretty open and honest about one of the things that was bothering me a few days ago, but it’s just one of several things that have been mounting … Continue reading

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2135: Zelda 3: Still Great

I remember playing Zelda 3, or The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, to give it its full title, for the first time. It was an eye-opening experience; prior to this, most of the games I’d played on computer and … Continue reading

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