Tagged: games

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Long uttered joke finally in t-shirt form

Unfortunately I am no longer buying geek t-shirts that only come in black, even though there seem to be plenty available as only the X(XX)L size ever sells out. Also I don’t play CCGs and anywhere I wore it here...

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Farewell Gary

Gary Gygax, one of the co-creators of the Dungeons & Dragons role-playing game, died Tuesday morning at his home in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, according to Stephen Chenault, CEO of Troll Lord Games. Gygax designed the original D&D game with Dave...

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R U Hlr?*

Considering the recent efforts by our office’s internal network security wonks to make sure that we are completely focused on our jobs and not clicking on anything unproductive, it seems ill-fated to write about games from the workplace**. However it’s...

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For the Herd! — I mean Horde!

Warning: Geek Post Ahead. So anyone that reads this for the food and (at least I think they’re) funny posts can skip this one. I’ve been playing World of Warcraft again for about a week and I am definitely hooked...

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(Over) Heard in the Cafeteria

I am not making this up and I only include it as a reference to the previous entry. I went downstairs, not hungry for lunch today but craving for some Perrier with a slice of lemon. Yeah, I’m a snob,...

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Taking all the fun out of shaking! Pt. 2

I said it before and I’ll say it again, shaking the martini is part of the fun! The Cocktail Cyclone Portable Drink Mixer: Mix and strain like a professional bartender with this acrylic martini shaker. Fill the shaker with the...

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Here’s a story… of a Human Calendar

This is absolutely adorable. the human calendar® Finally, something that would be a worthy “web desktop” for Windows XP. As someone who frequently has the theme song from The Brady Bunch running through his head, I find this hilarious and...

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Damn MMO sucked me back in!

City of Heroes released a new update yesterday, Issue 11. New powersets, a new type of quest allowing characters to go back in time and replay previous missions and arcs they may have missed, and new costume bits including hairstyles...

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I broke the chain!

À la Jerry Seinfeld, I had a good little daily writing streak going there for a while, but it got interrupted. No worries, I’m back and hopefully back in the swing of things. I spent the weekend ferrying “the invalid”...

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work: I’m a tree, I can bend…

Well the little missing paperwork drama was resolved with a simple, “Oh, if you don’t have it, you’ll just need to redo it.” That’s all, just redo the stupid form and get signatures again. Ah well, I still love my...