Category Archives: Online

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What’s Up Doc?

So it’s been a while, and I thought I’d catch up while I’m at home today. Had a dental appointment yesterday afternoon, and even though it was just cleaning and a filling, I don’t do well in the chair. It’s … Continue reading

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We Have Met the Enemy, and… he’s a duck?

The April Fool’s joke to end them all… because it’s not a joke. actually did this: Toy ships in a big tub. They call this “Jacuzzi Mode.” FYI, for reals, I’m up to Tier V American ships now. Should … Continue reading

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A Bit About Minecraft

In response to Brickmuppet’s inquiry (and hey, I’m not as doctrinaire as Steven, but do try to put comments on the appropriate thread), I suppose I could explain just what Minecraft is. It’s frustration incarnate, at times. It’s also a … Continue reading

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Dear Mojang:

If you want me to consider buying Minecraft, put the freaking price on your website. Don’t hide it; don’t force me to register just to learn whether your “charmingly blocky” game is worth throwing money at. Because if you have … Continue reading

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Well That Just Sucks

I really, really, really wish I’d read the system requirements for Sword of the Stars II: Lords of Winter, you know, before I spent $40 on it. Required: Windows Vista 32 bit. Yeah, yeah, don’t give me crap about XP … Continue reading

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Victim of Success?

I’m thinking Trion Worlds needs to get with character transfers, ASAP. A series of server splits would be an ideal solution though. Talk about being a victim of your own success! View this link about 7pm central. It looks like … Continue reading

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Game Review — RIFT

As the description says, animé, games, and other silly things. Here goes a rare gaming post. A while back, a fellow WOW player (Redneck Guy, actually) asked me if I’d seen or heard of a game called RIFT. He had … Continue reading

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