WoW – Progress. Kind of.

Everyone, As you can see, I gave in. I PAID for one month of "World of Warcraft". I found myself staying up until 2AM this morning getting my character to Level 20. End of EXP gain for that character. And I found myself still wanting more. So much that I gave in. Once I did … Continue reading WoW – Progress. Kind of.

I’m Finally Back to Write – What did I do??

Hey there everyone! Look who is finally writing again? I had so many games I wanted to write about:Persona 5Persona 5 RoyalAll the games I am looking forward to.Restarted Dragon Age: Origins to hit up the whole series once more.HECK. The excitement I have for Dragon Age 4! And what do I ACTUALLY write about? … Continue reading I’m Finally Back to Write – What did I do??

All Play and No Work: A Response

People need to read this. Thank you. And Goodnight.

AmbiGaming

Recently, the New York Timespublished an article about how today’s youth are opting to play video games instead of working. A (non-gaming) friend of mine commented to me that she thought it was interesting, after hearing about video games from my perspective, and after perusing some of the articles here. Maybe video games aren’t the rosy picture I make them out to be? she seemed to tentatively offer.

Well of course they’re not. They are no more rosy than any other storytelling or entertainment medium. Like any entertainment, or any leisure tool, they are helpful or harmfulbased on how you use them. Yes, you heard it here first and all that.

But what of this news article?

The Gist of It

I encourage you to read the above article for yourselves, but the theme of the article is that young people (read: millenials) are opting to play video…

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