The Community of Pokemon Go

I doubt I would have played Pokemon if my little sister hadn’t let me borrow her copy of Blue. Our mother had gotten her the game, but my sister was 6 and didn’t really know how to play a grindy RPG. I started up the game and was hooked. The game could be played casually […]

Show and Tell: Gaming Art

My fictional dedicated gaming room would also like to have the images below hanging proudly on its non-existent walls. This place will be big to accommodate all the art needed. Art by Dylan West These prints and many other great ones available on Etsy [via Gaming Rules]

Show and Tell: How to win at Flappy Bird

You can’t follow social media in the last few days without coming across something Flappy Bird related. It is a very simple game, but one that can quickly lead to frustration. I recently installed the game and spent way longer playing “just one more time” then I should have. My high score is still pretty […]

7 years

This past weekend I finished Etrian Odyssey. It is a DS game that I’ve played on-and-off for 7 years since it released. I only have around 100 hours logged into the game so I’ve clearly taken many breaks between play sessions. These “pauses” were not because I found the game boring, but due to the […]