On The Lack of Recent Posts

So this month I haven’t really posted any new entries. This is not a result from burnout from Blaugust but mainly from me being lazy. I’ve been wanting to write about my experience playing Metal Gear Solid 5 but thought I would wait until I finished the game before talking about it. The problem is that this game is massive, and it has taken me much longer to finish than I thought. I also didn’t want to write a reactionary post about how I felt about the game because early on it was incredibly frustrating. At this point I have finished up the “main” story and there are some extra follow up story missions to do. Also working on the additional content that is available such as base building, staff recruitment and side missions. Unrelated to that I have bought tickets to go to PAX South in January and have … Read more…

On Scheduling Game Time

As of today now there are 6 days left in August (not including today), getting close to the end here. Today I thought I’d talk a little bit of a mixture of gaming and personal stuff. So bear with me here. So if you keep up with me on twitter, or have seen other times I have mentioned this you’ll know that early in July I lost my best friend in the world to depression. It’s been a difficult period in my life because frankly I’ve never had to deal with losing anyone I cared about. To say it’s been difficult is a bit of an understatement but it’s hard to describe how hard it is to come to terms with something like this. The one thing that seems to help is by keeping myself distracted. Now I don’t mean to say I’m not pretending things didn’t happen, I just … Read more…