Category Archives: Game Talk

Was Dr. Frankenstein a Gamer?

I’m in the midst of creating a monster. A monster made up of a whole bunch of games and a limited amount of time to play them all. Or at least to focus on them all, since theoretically, I *can* play them all…just not all at once. For example, I started playing Morrowind a few…

Multiplayer….meh!

I’ve been completely out of the mood for MMO’s lately and have retreated into my woman-cave to enjoy more single-player goodness. It’s happened before, and eventually I’ll be back in the mood for more social gaming, but for now, I’m enjoying the deep immersion that only a solitary gaming experience can provide to me. Most…

Character Bios…Finally!

At last, I’ve just added a new character biography section to this site under the menu heading “My Characters”. Earlier last week, @heart1lly_ tweeted that she would be interested in seeing some pictures of some of my characters, so I got to thinking I’d get off my figurative duff and start getting all the information…

Introversion and Games

While reading this article, Hot Topic – Are Single-Player Experiences a Dying Breed?, I started thinking more and more about how even video games are becoming less and less of a haven for those of us who are typically introverts. Note that when I say introvert, I am defining it as someone who restores energy…

Stupid gamer behavior (Minecraft)

Even though Minecraft has been all the rage lately, I haven’t yet played it, but yesterday through EQ2 dev Domino’s blog, I heard that some jerks were inflicting a DDOS on the Minecraft servers because they were unhappy the lone Minecraft developer, Notch, wasn’t putting out updates fast enough to suit them. Outrageous! The jerks…