Tag Archives: gaming

The – Beginning of the – End?

So, I’m writing this at 4AM because I’m alert at this time.  I can honestly say I’m finally starting to be in a place where I can get to work again, or start to do so, after a couple years … Continue reading

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Things that Need to be There

I’ve been off for quite a bit and I know it; battling my own internal demons.  Severe depression is, well, severe and hard on a person, and if you add a sizable amount of stress like I’ve been having, it … Continue reading

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“Hello – again – World”!

Dear readers… No, I have not dropped off the face of this planet or any other one.  The past year and a half I’ve been dealing with major health issues, that are sort of calming down, so last week I … Continue reading

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Getting Your Head Out of the Cloud(s)

Today, I read a fascinating article in Wired, about social gaming.  Of course nowadays gamers think of MMO’s as THE social gaming experience, with co-operative gaming being a pretty close second.  World of Warcraft, LOTRO, AION, and so on prevail … Continue reading

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Dehumanization in Games: Stop the Mindless Killing!

“Kill Ten Rats” is usually one of the first quests you get in games – in MMO’s, as far as I’ve ever noticed, it’s normally THE first.  However, that kind of a thing is present in regular old RPGs as … Continue reading

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STORY, there Must Be STORY!!

…So says my Brain.  I feel kind of odd because while my husband’s been trying to figure out how to create a “Command Core” (engine) for the game, I’ve been plugging away at putting info into and editing/refining the RoomsListFile. … Continue reading

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New Dimensions, New Possibilities

Welcome to a new year here in the Garden:)  And with that new year comes new things, mixed of course with some old ones. The result, once they’ve fully been combined, has yet to be seen, but I’m excited at … Continue reading

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