Jun 212015
 
Remembering My Dad on Father's Day

Today is Father’s Day where we give thanks to the men who raised us. I would like to take this time to talk about my father and give credit to him for being a large part of who I am today. The impact he had upon my life is tremendous, and he is one of [Read more…]

Jun 022015
 
The Horror of a Big Trouble in Little China Remake

An ominous rumbling began to be heard yesterday across the internet. At first, I ignored and discounted it, but then enough people starting linking to news stories that I was compelled to verify the truth. To my everlasting horror, it was true that there was serious talk about a Big Trouble in Little China remake. [Read more…]

May 312015
 
Rage Against MMO Escort Quests

Online games are a great escape from the drudgery of real life. While my main joy will always be tabletop roleplaying, I do enjoy playing mmo games as you can instantly start playing in fantasy (or sci-fi) world at any time and without needing a group of friends to do so. It’s always fun to [Read more…]

May 272015
 
Not All Geeks Are The Same

An interesting thing happened a few years ago at a Dragon Panel I was attending. The purpose of the panel was to essentially chew out the SyFy channel over their numerous shortcomings, especially how they viewed their target audience. It was a fun panel with people in the crowd giving their two cents. I particularly [Read more…]

May 262015
 
My Love/Hate Affair with SyFy

When it was announced in the early 1990s that there was going to be a cable channel devoted to sci-fi programming, I just about flipped my gourd. Such news was received with rapture as finally geeks were finally going to get some love in the form of their own channel. That channel was, of course, [Read more…]

May 182015
 
Bard's Tale 4 Kickstarter Launching Next Month

In some tremendous news, it’s being reported that a Kickstarter will begin on June 2nd for Bard’s Tale 4. What’s even better is that this game will not be in the vein of the humor-themed Bard’s Tale from a few years ago but rather the original trilogy of games whose first installment was released back [Read more…]