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Bandcamp find: Khemmis

Absolution by Khemmis I dunno what they’re putting in the water, beer, and/or weed in Denver, but there’s some serious music coming from that city. While it’s an eclectic mix of genres, one of the most flourishing is Doom (some debate whether to actually call it Doom metal, I think it’s different enough from Metal […]

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Bandcamp find: Scale the Summit

V by Scale The Summit Think of Dream Theater with a softer edge and no vocals, and you’ll be pretty close to what Scale the Summit sounds like. This Houston quartet packs some serious playing chops along with masterful mixing, resulting in some of the most polished music I’ve heard in quite awhile, not only […]

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Computer games

Torchlight II

First released in the fall of 2012 and only available on Steam, Torchlight 2 is now FINALLY available on GOG! I’m a big fan of the first Torchlight, and I heard there were quite a few changes and refinements for the sequel, so now I can finally dive in and see how it fares. At […]

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Roleplaying games

Mythras Imperative

As Chaosium moves forward with its new version of RuneQuest, The Design Mechanism had to make a decision as to what to do with its rule-set, which could no longer use the name. Rather than abandon the decades of work (as they had originally worked on RuneQuest II and Legend) they had done, they decided […]

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Music

Bandcamp find: Spellcaster

Night Hides The World by Spellcaster It’s amazing what you can find on Youtube, Bandcamp, etc. just clicking around once you start on another band’s page. I don’t even remember how I got to Prosthetic Record’s homepage (I think I was looking for info on what Revocation has been up to, but later realized they […]