COVID-19: ‘Short Circuits’, 5/30

The nation is starting to open back up, for better or worse. Song: "Tumbleweed" by 9 Lazy 9(Disclaimer: I do not own any of the music that's linked in this post) Protests (from Associated Press) The deaths of George Lloyd in Minneapolis, the revealed-2-months-later death of Breeonna Taylor in Louisville, and the revealed-3-months-later-and-possibly-covered up murder … Continue reading COVID-19: ‘Short Circuits’, 5/30

Black History Month: Facts #5

Jerry Lawson, an Engineer, is generally credited as the first black game designer. Lawson was not only a self-taught engineer but one of the very few black engineers of his time. In 1976, after spending time at Queens College, Lawson developed the Fairchild Channel F, the first cartridge-bases console system that had a Pause button … Continue reading Black History Month: Facts #5

Best of the Decade

After a days-long project, I have come up with various Top 10 lists for the entire decade. Louisville Stories Let's start off with 10 of the biggest news stories of the decade involving Metro Louisville. I can't say that they were THE 10 biggest stories but these 10 (plus the Honorable Mentions) did have significant … Continue reading Best of the Decade

First Impressions: “Pillars of Eternity”

'First Impression' posts deal with my thoughts and reactions to games after I've played through the Introduction or Tutorial stages, and perhaps made it to a major checkpoint.   Publisher: Paradox Interactive Developer: Obsidian Entertainment Released: March 26, 2015   Pillars of Eternity is an RPG that takes place on the world of Eora, where … Continue reading First Impressions: “Pillars of Eternity”

Inside The Terrordome: “Updates”

As the month... and year... and decade!... come to a close, here are some of things happening in The Terrordome: I scrapped a recent plan (and 3 posts) that involved me looking back at the decade's memorable events, 1 day and 1 post at a time. A stretch of working 24 out of 25 days … Continue reading Inside The Terrordome: “Updates”

Spooky Time: “Abbey Lewis”

It it the Halloween season, and one of the first ways to kick it off is through the MMORPG (Massively Multiplayer Online Roleplayer Game), World of Warcraft ("WoW"). The most recent expansion pack of WoW is called "Battle of Azeroth" (BfA), dealing with the re-ignited global war between the Alliance and the Horde, as well … Continue reading Spooky Time: “Abbey Lewis”