I love building computers. The hobby also plays well with my other hobby, which is playing video games. You can see how the synergy works. I build the thing that I then use to do the other thing that I enjoy. When we moved to Atlanta, I was so excited to discover MicroCenter stores, which granted me an… Continue reading The Family “Rigs”
Well, here we are folks. A whopping ten weeks out from the official launch of Battle for Azeroth. It feels, in some ways, like a lifetime since the new expansion dropped, but in others it feels like we just got started! "Island Expeditions. Heh! Warfronts. Heh! WoW players crave not these things!" - King Anduin (2018)… Continue reading Battle for Azeroth: What Keeps Me Playing?
It was roughly one year ago that I convinced myself to buy a Nintendo Switch. I purchased one game, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. I told myself that if I wanted to buy more games for the system, I needed to beat Zelda. I didn't have to collect all the things or… Continue reading Making the “Switch”
Just a month ago, the Battle for Azeroth expansion was about to go live. I remember it well, mostly because I was laid up on a couch recovering from appendicitis! Most importantly, however, the hype of the upcoming expansion had everyone brimming with excitement. After all, Legion had been a big success so we were ready for… Continue reading Framing a Narrative
Today we're back with another Blog Challenge from Z and Cinder! I participated in one of these challenges back in April, but haven't gotten around to doing another once since then. I hope, as we go into Battle for Azeroth, that I'll have more time to do these regularly because they're awesome!!! So, without further… Continue reading WoW Challenge Topic 36: Farewell to Legion
This story is about centaurs. Twelve years ago, Sionis Sepher, acting on behalf of the Alliance, initiated war with a clan of centaurs in the isolated deserts of Desolace. The Magram Centaur clan had been at war with the Gelkis clan for ages. The two tribes saw fundamental flaws in their approaches to life and… Continue reading WoW: Peace in Desolace
With another season of WoW Adventures wrapped up, it's pretty easy to tell that I'm a huge fan of the World of Warcraft video game. August 7, 2018 will mark the 12 year anniversary of my initial account creation... meaning Sionis the fire mage of Stormwind is 12 years old next month! Reflecting on the… Continue reading Reflecting on WoW: The Value of the Game