Thursday 10: Games I Wish I Could Play Again For the First Time

I was tagged recently in a post for the 10 Books I Wish I Could Read Again for the First Time, and decided to do a video game version of it, too! I’ve played games my whole life, and aside from reading, it’s always been my biggest hobby. Some of my earlier and best memories … Continue reading

Tuesday Tag: The Top 10 Video Game Characters

This is a little different of a tag from the normal ones I do, because this one evolved from a Top 10 list! My lovely friend Destiny @ Howling Libraries turned her Top 10 into a tag, and I couldn’t be more glad she did; if she hadn’t, I probably would’ve taken the idea anyway, … Continue reading

4 months and counting…

I keep doing this whole lapse thing in between posts; whoops! (Again). If I’m paying for my URL and hosting, I should theoretically be able to post whenever and not feel guilty by the frequency (or lack thereof)… right?   This time, I have three (!) excuses: Life Work SIMS!   I am verrrrryyyyy wrapped … Continue reading

Learning to Paint

I recently realized that I’m going on almost 9 months since I decided that I wanted to try watercolor painting, and I haven’t really posted much about it on my blog! Nothing specific prompted me to pick up a new hobby – I’ve always liked the idea of painting, but I’m not especially talented in … Continue reading

Book Review – Ready Player One

  Title: Ready Player One Author: Ernest Cline Publisher: Random House, 2011 Pages: Paperback Edition, 384 pages Rating: 5/5 Ready Player One is the ultimate underdog story written by 2009’s Fanboys screenplay writer Ernest Cline. Set in the not-so-distant future of 2044, the world has changed and is more depressing than ever, and we’ve finally run out of our Earthly … Continue reading

Game Review: Bioshock Infinite (PS3)

Developer: Irrational Games Genre: Action-adventure, FPS Mode: Single Player Perspective: First person Platform: Playstation 3, PC, Xbox 360 Rating: Mature 17+ Final Score: 9/10 Welcome to Columbia, the beautiful City in the Sky. In Irrational Games‘ Bioshock Infinite, you play as Booker DeWitt (Troy Baker), a man of questionable moral integrity and a murky past. Set mostly in 1912, your initial … Continue reading