Oyoa’s Comeback?!?

Hello to all! Let me tell you a story: Once upon a time, long long ago, I had thought I was going to continue writing my gaming blog, with full intentions of making it look nicer and have it be this great and better thing. Then one day, "Real Life" came in and made a … Continue reading Oyoa’s Comeback?!?

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Not Cool Beans: Content Theft!

Originally posted on NekoJonez's Gaming Blog: Today, I had an unpleasant surprise this morning on the train to work. I found out that two websites actually stole my content! This was such a let down since the amount of content that was stolen from me is more than just one article. It’s almost all… via PSA: … Continue reading Not Cool Beans: Content Theft!

All Play and No Work: A Response

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

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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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