Category: Gaming

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Catching Up

So if there is one thing the recent Blaugust showed me, it’s that even with the current life situation, I can manage to post much more often than I am… if the appropriate prioritisation...

Breaking the Blizzard Exile

I’ve held to something of a self-imposed exile from Blizzard since July 2021. It was the start of the seemingly never-ending slew of stories of sexual harassment (up to, and including, sexual assault). Since...

Blurgelflurgal

I’m about 99% certain the word in the title of this post isn’t a real word, but I’m also 100% certain it is the right one to express the way I’ve been of late....

What Makes a Game Sticky?

Bhagpuss recently tackled this question, and it made me pause to consider what the answer might be for me. My initial thoughts all quickly discounted, thrown by the wayside, one by one. At least...

By Now, You Probably Need a Break

A break from all the space-game (and X4 in particular) talk that is. Perhaps from other things in your life too, but I’m afraid I can only offer you the first. Although I should...

Finding Space to Call Home

Something I’ve noted before is happening again. Right now! My gaming interests are taking on something of a theme. Generally, this comes as a result of playing one thing which reminds me of other...

Living in an MMO

Paeroka pondered the question of, “If you could — or had to — live in an MMO world for the rest of your life, which one would you choose?” Rakuno came up with an...

Urge to Game Rising

I said when I kicked off this semi-hiatus that I hadn’t lost my interest in the pastime of gaming. While generally true, it certainly hasn’t been in evidence for a while. On the Mum...