Full House: Wild Cards in Portales

This Friday marks the return of the annual Jack Williamson Lectureship to Portales, New Mexico.  This event is one of the prime examples of why this blog exists. Yes, I have talked about very general stuff, but there are some important parts of the geek subculture which do not always get the amount of attention […]

HUDCon Spring 2017

Today I spent a bit of time down at Mad Hatter’s House of Games in Lubbock, Texas. Across my twitter feed yesterday came news of an event called HUDCon. HUD, or Heads Up Display, is a student group at Texas Tech University in Lubbock.  They run a Youtube channel for game and television reviews. They […]

Don’t Want a Bad Rommance

Optional musical accompaniment Since last I wrote about Andromeda I have played through one more planet. Made some allies and began trying to figure out who my male Ryder will romance. The romantic relationship is an important part of the background of a bioware game. When done well they add read depth to the background […]