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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 […]

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Music

Bandcamp find: Heimat Der Katastrophe

In my further searches for dungeon synth artists on Bandcamp, I came across KOBOLD, an outstanding artist utilizing chiptunes. While I was going to make a post for this musician, I checked out the label, Heimat Der Katastrophe, and my goodness there is a LOT of releases! While I still haven’t listened to all of […]

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Music

Female-Fronted Doom Metal

While I normally post a single band I discover on Bandcamp, sometimes I get sucked into a genre and find so many that I need to occasionally post a “compilation” of Bandcamp finds. I actually didn’t notice until I started the draft for this post that the three bands I’ve included all have a female […]