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Movies

Star Wars: Rogue One & The Last Jedi

Introduction If you search for “Star Wars” on my blog, you’ll notice I wrote about The Force Awakens in January 2016, the original movies in August 2016, and then skipped to Solo in October 2018. In between those, I had seen both Rogue One and The Last Jedi, because I mean, c’mon. I’m a nerd, […]

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Console games

Life is Strange 2 Episode 4

After far too long of a wait the next episode of Life is Strange 2 is out, and my wife and I played this over a couple of evenings. As usual for an episode in this game, this one continued to leave me disappointed, confused, and not really looking forward to the next (and final) […]

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Television

The Good Place Season 3

The third season of The Good Place finally landed on Netflix, and my wife and I devoured it in a few evenings. Unfortunately, I didn’t feel the magic of this show and cast as I had with the first two seasons. Kristen Bell is still a delight, but I’m not sure if she had far […]

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Television

Black Mirror Season 5

Note: as always there be spoilers ahead! Since the release of Bandersnatch I’ve been clamoring for more Black Mirror, and in June Charlie Brooker, Annabel Jones, and Netflix granted my wish true. So, with a break since season 4 and the quite-different Bandersnatch, how does this season compare? Striking Vipers Like any Black Mirror episode, […]

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Roleplaying games

RPG Quickstarts

Introduction One of the best ways to get into a roleplaying game, especially if you’ve never played and/or run one before, is a quickstart. Now, to be pedantic I’m only talking about these specific kinds of documents, and excluding beginner box sets (although those are a possible addition or alternative to a full rulebook) as […]