Monthly Archives: February 2017

I Read The News Today, Oh Boy

Couple of articles on the Don’t Call It Gawker network that I felt the need to mention. First, this bit talking about the end of support for 32-bit iOS apps as of iOS 11, whenever that comes out.  This is … Continue reading

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Now I’m REALLY Fishing For Page Views

One of the things that most annoys me about my blogging is that I’m never quite sure how to capitalize post titles – should they just have initial cap, or should they follow normal title capitalization rules, where significant words … Continue reading

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Raiding the Lost Arc(hives)

Backlog reduction project continues. With most everything I play on PC coming from Steam this days, it’s easy to forget that I picked up quite a few indie games on various trips to Japan, which have wound in a box … Continue reading

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In Which I Am Helpful At Work

For the last few months, I have been on a bit of an odd schedule at work – they have me in the office from 2 PM until 11 PM Sunday through Thursday. This is actually a shift with a … Continue reading

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Thank Heaven for Save States

Getting around to Klonoa: Empire of Dreams the other day was a pretty deep dive into the backlog.  I’d had the cartridge for probably 15 years and it needed to be played. It was not the oldest thing in the … Continue reading

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On Amazon Recommendations

I shop at Amazon a lot.  Like, seriously, A LOT, especially as I work weird hours lately and am not awake when most of the stores are.  They are not making any money off my Prime subscription, I tell you … Continue reading

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I Am Bad At Playing Games

Klonoa: Empire of Dreams has possibly the worst North American release date of any game ever. It came out on 9/11/2001, and I’m pretty sure that the last thing on anyone’s mind that day was checking the new release racks. … Continue reading

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Culture Shock

There was a new Star Wars movie last year.  It was pretty good, and made a lot of money.  There were a couple of Marvel movies, again good and very profitable.  Even DC, bless their hearts, did the best they … Continue reading

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