Pulling me back in

Pulling me back in

Damn it, Animal Crossing, with your cute pumpkins and halloween decorations! Fine I'll play some more.


Shortcuts for GIFs

I love GIFs. I use them all the time. On my laptop, I have a LaunchBar custom bookmarks index that lists them all so that they're searchable and I can access them easily, but that's more difficult in iOS. I decided to see if I could use iOS' Shortcuts app to give me some sort of search UI for them, and it turns out I can!


Horizon Zero Dawn

Horizon Zero Dawn

When this game came out, I think it was super close to Breath of the Wild (I could look it up but why would I), so I was completely distracted. I'd been meaning to play it. It looked great, but Zelda just got in the way.


Need for Speed Heat

Need for Speed Heat

Me: If I can get an RX-7 in this game I'm going to leave it completely stock.

Also me:


Slowing down

Slowing down

When you pay off your home loan, as in life, you get the chance to enjoy a new pace of living, but the lack of structure can be demotivating.


A sure thing

A sure thing

Sometimes a studio or publisher will luck into a game so perfect that they have to systematically destroy it in order to prove just how brilliant it is.


Fixing things you don't understand

Fixing things you don't understand

I don't really get how any of this works. So far I've just been doing things and they've been working OK most of the time


Cribs!

Cribs!

What's up MTV? Welcome to my crib.


A Gold Rush

A Gold Rush

Animal Crossing has a feature called the Stalk Market. You buy turnips once a week then hedge your bets on making a return.


Animal Crossing in Isolation

Animal Crossing in Isolation

I'm really fortunate to be part of a group of people who are pretty much all playing Animal Crossing right now



We're here!

We're here!

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is finally here


Pokémon Generation 8 is a delight

Pokémon Generation 8 is a delight

I seriously can't believe how charming this game is


Improving Software

Email's organic nature means it tends towards chaos. The new GMail UI for folding long conversatio...


Tabitha learning Siri

Tabitha has been using Siri on Charlotte's phone to send me messages. Kid loves parks...


Localisation can be fun

Like any reasonable, cultured human, I play my JRPGs with Japanese audio and English subs, owing to...


The Binding of Isaac

Trying to explain The Binding of Isaac to the mother of your child may not go well. It didn't for me...