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Replay: ‘Dark Souls’ (2011)

Reading Time: 6 minutes To mark the release of FromSoftware’s video game epic, Elden Ring, I will be playing through every Soulsbourne game. I have never played any of the games in the series, and I’ve been regularly told that they are some of the most difficult games ever made. I have a checkered history with difficult games. I […]

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Microsoft’s purchase of Activision is about the Metaverse

Reading Time: 3 minutes There’s been a lot of talk about the Metaverse recently, thanks to Mark Zuckerberg’s announcement last year that he’d be changing Facebook’s name to Meta and shifting the company’s focus to “the Metaverse.“ What is the Metaverse? Although we have glimpses of the Metaverse today in gaming (Roblox, Fortnite, and other games), the Metaverse is […]

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Labor of Love: How Social Media Lets Passions Connect (LSP #192)

Reading Time: 7 minutes Last night, I was just thinking about how social media has made it so much easier and simpler for those with passions to connect with each other and share what they’re doing. It wasn’t like that when I was younger, that’s for sure. Today, Lord Snow Presides over one of the very best aspects of modern life: how the internet allows a labor of love to be shared so much more easily and widely than ever before.