Video Game Visibility Project – Life is Strange Season Pass

  I initially just bought the first episode of Life is Strange – I guess I was being tentative. I quickly realized though, that I was on that ride and staying there. When Episode 2 came out, I sprung for the rest of the season. It continues to be one of the best games I’ve…

Video Game Visibility Project: Life is Strange

  I forgot Life is Strange Episode 1 was coming out. So right when I was feeling confident in my lack of need for new games.. I pretty much had to buy it. I wanted to play it before I heard much chatter about it, and I could tell chatter was already starting. So I…

Video Game Visibility Project: Carpe Fulgur Collection on Steam Sale

Well, Steam sales got me again. I’m dispensing with the format that I had been using for these, because I’ve found that in many cases, it doesn’t cause me to reveal anything interesting. And its poorly adapted to gifts, ect.   So. I bought the Carpe Fulgur collection because it was on sale, and it…

Video Game Visibility Project – Quakecon Headset, Received as Gift

Here’s the first “received as gift” edition of the Video Game Visibility Project: a Quakecon 2014 headset. This year was the first Quakecon I’ve missed since 2009 (We had bought Forecastle Festival tickets before Qcon dates were announced, and they were the same dates) so a friend picked this up for me. This is actually…

Book Haul – Half Price Books and a Theme of Places

Passionate Nomad The Life of Freya Stark by Jane Fletcher Geniesse This one came from the big Half Price on Northwest Highway (Dallas).  I can’t say that I know much about Freya Stark, but the cover attracted me. She was an adventurer and writer who traveled the middle east in the late ’20s and ’30s….