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”

This is not a drill: “Baldur’s Gate III” is official!

Link, via comicbook.com: Baldur's Gate 3   "Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn" is my all-time favorite video game. I probably spent hundreds of hours playing it (and its expansion, "Throne of Bhaal"), trying different party combinations, different quests that I skipped, and harder difficulties, to varying degrees of success. Nearly 20 years later, we … Continue reading This is not a drill: “Baldur’s Gate III” is official!

“Darkest Dungeon”: Heroes and Parties

In the midst of re-playing Darkest Dungeon, I've found a few hero combinations that I really like and some combos that might be interesting to play, plus I've come up with a listing of the lest favorite to the most favorite heroes to play. Combinations Your heroes will take physical damage. Your heroes will take … Continue reading “Darkest Dungeon”: Heroes and Parties

First Look: Marvel Strike Force

A brief recap of what my 'First Look' posts are about: The 'First Look' is a review of a game - not always a new game - that I am playing for the first time. I'll play through the Opening Level(s) or Tutorial and give opinions on game play, mechanics, music, and other aspects of … Continue reading First Look: Marvel Strike Force

“Warbringers: Azshara”

The latest expansion for World of Warcraft released on August 13th, titled "Battle for Azeroth" ('BfA'). Blizzard Entertainment, leading up the release, put out 2 new official and 1 not-official episodes of "Warbringers", glimpses into the lives and backstories of some of WoW's biggest characters. "Jaina" (based on the Human Mage, Jaina Proudmoore) and "Sylvanas" (based on … Continue reading “Warbringers: Azshara”

First Look (Finally!): “Prey”

I purchased this game months ago; I finally upgraded to a PC that could play it a couple of days ago. I played through the opening areas - an unofficial "Tutorial" - and will recap some of the story, different items that I ran across, and some of the controls/graphics/and overall gameplay. There will be slight … Continue reading First Look (Finally!): “Prey”

PC Game News: Darkest Dungeon & The Forgotten City

Darkest Dungeon DLC: "The Color of Madness" Launch Trailer - Link First seen on Steam, also reported by PC Gamer and Shack News, the popular game, "Darkest Dungeon" has a new expansion that launches on Tuesday, June 19th: "The Color of Madness". The premise: an alien comet has crashed into the old Miller's farm, just … Continue reading PC Game News: Darkest Dungeon & The Forgotten City

First Impressions: “Darkest Dungeons” DLC, Pt. 1

It's hard to believe that it's been nearly 2 years since I bought "Darkest Dungeon" for the PC and 1 1/2 years since my first look at the game. Now, I take an early look at 2 new characters that I got from buying 2 DLCs, after the break. Finals for this semester put a delay on … Continue reading First Impressions: “Darkest Dungeons” DLC, Pt. 1

First Thoughts: “Super Mario Odyssey”

I got the chance to play about 30 minutes of Super Mario Odyssey on Saturday evening. I now want to own this game, if for the sole reason of getting revenge on Bullet Bills. Minor, early-game spoilers below. There was much that I enjoyed about my introduction to Super Mario Odyssey, starting with the game's actual intro. … Continue reading First Thoughts: “Super Mario Odyssey”