It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

Friday! Video games! Let's talk! As I mentioned during last week's wrap-up, we found out our 12-year-old cat had breast cancer. The tumors were small, so we detected them early, and she underwent successful surgery on Monday to have her entire left mammary chain removed. She has a gnarly incision and has to wear a … Continue reading It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

Friday! Video games! Let's talk! This'll be incredibly short this week since we're on our way to take one of our older cats to the vet in order to have a lump checked out. Update: the vet discovered two tumors within our cat's left mammary gland line and 90% of the time tumors in cats … Continue reading It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

Final Fantasy Type-0 HD: A Dark, Uneven Spin-off

This article is a part of Final Fantasy: A Crystal Compendium, which is a collaboration that features Final Fantasy-related articles written by a plethora of amazing people across the blogosphere. I'm in great company and quite proud of what everyone has created. Please click the link above to access to the official hub and give … Continue reading Final Fantasy Type-0 HD: A Dark, Uneven Spin-off

It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

Friday! Video games! Let's talk! With Four in February in full effect, I'm proud to announce that I've finished three of the games on my list: Life is Strange, Life is Strange: Before the Storm, and Slayaway Camp: Butcher's Cut. The final game, Moon Hunters, was pushed aside in favor of Matt Thorson and friends' … Continue reading It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

“What is Your Favorite Game for Every Year You’ve Been Alive?” Answered!

The Well-Red Mage occasionally poses questions to his readers and fellow bloggers, which I admire as a way of encouraging conversation within our community. His recent question spawned from a fun Twitter thing, where everyone was asked for their favorite game for every year they've been alive. For example, I was born in 1981 so … Continue reading “What is Your Favorite Game for Every Year You’ve Been Alive?” Answered!

It’s the Last Freakin’ Weekend of 2017! So What are You Playing?

Friday (kinda)! Video games! Let's talk! I'm tired and jet-lagged as hell, but this is the last weekend of 2017... so what are your gaming plans? I just got back from my holiday vacation up in the Pacific Northwest, where I spent four days touring Seattle, WA and six days near Portland, OR over Christmas, … Continue reading It’s the Last Freakin’ Weekend of 2017! So What are You Playing?

Let’s Resurrect Some Dead IP With a Little Old-Fashioned Necromancy!

Earlier this month The Well-Red Mage asked the blogosphere "what IP would you bring back from the dead?" So let's put on our musty robe, grab the nearest athame and spellbook, and step into a hand-drawn occult symbol to work some good ol' fashioned video game necromancy, shall we? I initially wanted to say Fatal … Continue reading Let’s Resurrect Some Dead IP With a Little Old-Fashioned Necromancy!

It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

Friday! Video games! Let's talk! I've been enjoying my newfound freedom lately, between juggling a few multi-player games with my girlfriend (Overwatch, Destiny 2, and The Elder Scrolls Online) and jumping back into Persona 5. I just finished Futaba's palace in Persona and now I'm working through all of my social links and stat boosts … Continue reading It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?

My Favorite Games of 2017… That Didn’t Release in 2017.

At the beginning of 2017, I made a commitment to focus heavily on my backlog -- which currently sits at 66 games completed. That's a lot more than I ever anticipated. So, in addition to an upcoming Top 10 Games of 2017 post, I wanted to give similar treatment to some of my favorite experiences … Continue reading My Favorite Games of 2017… That Didn’t Release in 2017.