My Hunt for the Rarely Comprehensive Game Website

Recently with two games I’ve been enjoying, Act of Aggression and Homeworld:  Deserts of Kharak, I have run into some of the systems in the game that I wanted more information on. I looked within the game itself and didn’t really find any help so I turned to internet looking for an official website with…

More Mechanics: Weather and Terrain

Recently I’ve had some great discussions about various real time strategy mechanics that have popped up a few times but went away. I really enjoyed the conversations so I decided to write a series about them and try and build on my thoughts. I’ll be calling the series “More Mechanics” and hope to look at…

Form + function: why I use and even prefer Microsoft’s technologies

Last week, out of frustration with what I see as missed opportunities with Microsoft’s Windows line of products, I wrote a pretty lengthy post wherein I let myself wax irate. But, in spite of this, I actually do prefer Microsoft’s way of doing things in many cases. Please note, this is not at all objective:…

Microsoft’s Vision for Windows across all devices?

People that know mw know that I’m a Windows guy. I use outlook.com for email, Bing as my search engine, I have a Windows 8 Phone, I have Windows 8 on my personal computer as well as my work laptop, and I have a Surface RT which was a Christmas gift. Shoot, at work I…