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A Small Update

Well, it has been a while since my last update.
We visited relatives in Wales recently which was nice, though there were a lot of train and bus journeys in unfamiliar territory! 529 more words


Frailty, Thy Name is Weapon

Snap your fingers, snap your gorget.

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild released recently. One of its more controversial ideas was the weapon durability system. 2,952 more words


Kingdom game GUI nightmares

Of those who have ever played dwarf fortress, that was probably the worst example of user experience with a game’s controls and info content. Many people, myself included, while loving the game concept cannot get into it because the user interface is terribly confusing. 693 more words

Dwarf Fortress

Dwarf Fortress

When I first played Dwarf Fortress, I bounced off it like a timid bunny rabbit, crossing a busy highway just a little too slowly. 783 more words

Game Design

My Latest Obssession - A Look at RimWorld

Everything Was Great, Until Somebody Got the Flu… (Spoilers, They All Died)

Remember Dwarf Fortress? Remember how tough as nails it was? Sure would be great if that were on Steam but that’s not what I wanted to talk about today. 886 more words

Jon Spencer Reviews

Update: Broken Laptop

Well. my laptop died on me. While this isn’t too bad for me, as I was setting up a new tower anyway, it means that all the stuff on said laptop has been lost – in this case, the most important part of that is the Dwarf Fortress saves. 72 more words


The First Trial

The Eternal Dimensions are a harsh world to live in. The goblin armies have been struck down, no longer capable of being a large-scale threat as they were only a few scant months ago. 284 more words