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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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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 […]

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Console games

Until Dawn

Your choices have consequences. Introduction When I had a PS3 I didn’t play Indigo Prophecy or Heavy Rain, but when I heard about Until Dawn, an interactive horror story/movie for the PS4, I finally took the plunge. This was one of the few games I played and finished long before watching Markiplier play it, and I enjoyed […]

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Console games

Life is Strange 2 Episodes 2 & 3

Episode 2 Was it really 4 months previously that I played the first episode? Dontnod took quite awhile to release the next episode, and for as slow and little plot progress this episode has, I have to wonder. Taking place right after the first episode, Daniel is lifting rocks and other objects like it’s no […]

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Books Roleplaying games

Art & Arcana

From Empire of Imagination author Michael Witwer, joined by Kyle Newman, Playing at the World‘s Jon Peterson, and Michael’s brother Sam, Art & Arcana is a very comprehensive look at the visual history of Dungeons and Dragons. Starting from the beginnings of the original game and going up through the current 5th edition, this book […]