So I finally experienced PAX. Well, PAX East, anyway.
My bros and I (which includes my gal bros) have wanted to go to a PAX for a long time. However, it tends to fall on the same weekend as Dragon Con, and that's right in...
I had some things to say about my playthrough of Dragon Quest 5 and some other retro Japanese games I had never gotten around to, and bits about coding my own rudimentary games, but I never seem to update here very often. Se...
After defeating the SHIT out of Dragon Quest 3, I went on the hunt again. It's easy to get retro game fatigue when you have a whole library of games in front of you, as Lazario's excellent blog post illustrated.
I watch a ...
Tis the season. While everyone is getting worked up about their Modern Warfares, Dragon Ages and the like, I sit at work agonizing over whether I should bite the bullet and make my priest into a sage. It's not a decision t...
About bakasama One of us since 10:20 PM on 05.04.2009
I've been a gamer since small times. I have a middling collection of retro games and consoles and hope that one day, when I finally own a home, I will have room to display them all in their glory. As of now they are just pounds of pcb, metal, and plastic that I break my back moving every couple of years or so.
I'm pretty proficient in Japanese for a white boy, so if there's anything you need translated I can at least help, or if you want to learn I know some things. I am more than willing to help out in that sphere. (I need the practice!)
I have some sort of nebulous video game concept that's been bubbling in my head for a decade or so, and coding clones of pong, space invaders and donkey kong are about as far as I've gotten on bringing it to fruition.