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2019-09-19: The soundtrack alone sold me on Sayonara Wild Hearts. Plus it gives me something to play until …

2019-09-07: Cracking up at this part of the terms and conditions of the escape room we’re doing tonight.

2019-09-07: “This food is Cincinnati’s birthright… The next time someone derides our chili as a …

2019-09-07: I have never seen a restaurant so woefully unprepared for you to order a milkshake as Steak n Shake. …

2019-09-01: Discovered there’s a retro game store near my house with a phenomenal selection. Dangerous …

2019-08-31: Sometimes, you see a warning or a sign and you just know there’s a story behind it. This is …

2019-08-30: Ever start writing something and then realize partway through detailing the antagonists that what …

2019-08-28: “Trimmings is a free, zero-configuration JavaScript library that adds a layer of smooth and …

2019-08-26: I think the time management aspect and better-than-average writing help, but being able to …

2019-08-12: Sometimes I luck into a good picture, what with subjects this photogenic.

2019-08-11: Playing a little FE3H with the new controller. Holy cow does this thing feel good in the hand.

2019-08-08: I keep reading the books and playbooks for Masks and thinking of fun cool characters, then …

2019-07-31: I’m not sure that the middle of my commute was a good time to be having an existential crisis, …

2019-07-28: It’s still funny to me to this day that the obstructive government agency in Ghostbusters is …

2019-07-27: None of these was actually what I went out to get, but I still think I’ll be alright. 🎮

2019-07-08: I should’ve taken today off. Then again, I always think that on the Monday after a vacation …

2019-07-04: Walked outside for five minutes and immediately had six mosquito bites on my legs. I’d love to …

2019-06-24:

2019-06-24: So it’s back to the ol’ GBA for me for the Four Job Fiesta, as usual. Still one of …

2019-06-24: I tried to start the FJF on Square-Enix’s mobile port of FFV, but I just can’t, what …

2019-06-19: Oh no, this is painfully cute - a Final Fantasy XI demake for Game Boy!

2019-06-17: I always say I won’t register for the Final Fantasy V Four Job Fiesta, and then, I do it …

2019-06-16:

2019-06-13: Square-Enix’s misadventures in porting are a joy to read. And a little bit of a headache.

2019-06-13: Helping out a junior dev today with some maintenance, which required me to go back and look at code …

2019-06-07: A lovely, rambly piece (or pieces) by Stephen “thecatamites” Murphy on his experiences in mid-2000s …

2019-06-06: Happy birthday, Tetris!

2019-06-03: “Siri, show me today’s dumbest startup idea.”

2019-06-02: King of Swiss but 4th overall because my new hobby is scrubbing out in top cuts. Still, I’ve …

2019-06-01: Ready for tomorrow’s Netrunner regional… I think.

2019-05-28: I was not aware of how much the phrase “Johnny Cage has big divorced dad energy” would …

2019-05-22: I’ve found that music in languages I don’t fully understand is just about as good as …

2019-05-16: I’m the best at analogies. clips.twitch.tv/Acceptabl…

2019-05-13: Welcome to Monday; everything is only slightly on fire.

2019-05-11: Something tells me what when I was assigned to start learning C# for work, using it to animate a …

2019-05-11: Biting the bullet and learning to use Unity. It’s… pretty cool, actually.

2019-05-08: Mike Bithell making a John Wick action-strategy game is like the definition of something I am …

2019-05-08: Looks like Katsura Hashino is in fact not involved with Persona 5 Royal. Not upset by that at all; …

2019-05-08: Had an internal presentation scheduled this morning for a new feature rolling out over the weekend. …

2019-05-02: Just bought tickets to see Avengers: Endgame. Finally, in just a few short hours, I can stop trying …

2019-04-30: Tabletop RPG pitch: wizard school Tabletop RPG pitch: shave all the serial numbers and weird post-publication Twitter nonsense off of …

2019-04-29: I can tell it’s a Monday because for just the briefest of moments I completely blanked on how …

2019-04-25: “Put Your Name on Your Game” from this year’s GDC, by Bennett Foddy and Zach Gage, …

2019-04-23: There are very few feelings I like quite as much as the feeling of taking a huge project and shoving …

2019-04-19: Every Book On Your English Syllabus, Summed Up In Marvel Quotes

2019-04-18: Only the finest, most extremely useful console log messages for me to debug with.

2019-04-18: Last night I had a nightmare that I had not, in fact, mown the lawn but somehow managed to just blow …

2019-04-17: In search of a good RPG planning tool Normally I’m content to fly by the seat of my pants for my Dungeon World games, but when you …

2019-04-17: It’s a little mindblowing how well this works: The Rise of Skywalker, but it’s …

2019-04-16: Programming, where all your daily epiphanies amount to “oh, I’m an idiot”

2019-04-16: also: cat picture. feels mandatory. 😻

2019-04-16: I think tomorrow I’ll start migrating over here in earnest. As nice as I’ve loved …

2019-04-16: testing, 1, 2, 3

2019-03-29: Press F to build a Twitter bot Matthew Cole had a perfectly reasonable question on Twitter and, much to my surprise, there didn't …

2019-03-26: Where did two months go? I haven't felt so personally attacked by a tweet in a while. I mean, granted, this isn't my …

2019-01-15: Three recent reads 1. Sinister Design: Designing RPG Mechanics for Scalability I love making RPGs, but it’s true. The …

2019-01-01: New year, new planner I don't always make resolutions, but one of the rituals I do follow every year is swapping to a new …

2018-12-03: Shmup research After watching a speed run of Daniel Remar's Hero Core recently, I was thinking maybe trying my hand …

2018-11-26: Stealing from Digital Devil Saga’s post-apocalypse (Warning: spoilers for Digital Devil Saga 2.) One of the more fun things to do with tabletop games …

2018-11-26: The Junpei Story When Persona 3 came out, I actually managed to miss it entirely somehow. I didn’t catch onto it …