Leaving the island behind

I’m going to keep this short and sweet: I’m done with “Animal Crossing: New Horizons“. After playing it damn near every day for the last three years and eight months, I have decided to set the game aside, and do something else… Namely, play “Starfield“. Why? Well, I could go into a variety of reasons […]


They were right. They were all right…

Surprise: Turns out, learning how to play the Violin is hard. Moreso, it is even harder when you are a 50 year old failure with mobility issues, medication that numbs your extremities, and the onset of arthritis. Nevertheless, I have been trying to practice every day, for at least 10 minutes each day. Trying, mind […]


Now I’m a bit angry

So I’m working on a laptop that is unreliable at best, and more than likely failing at a rapid rate. It doesn’t restart properly, coming back to a black screen, which is indicative of bad hardware that manages the recharging of the battery and prevents overcharging. I’m not sure why that would cause the screen […]

Pixels & Dice Podcast

Pixels & Dice #45 – Roleplaying Regrets

We haven’t covered anything relating to pen-&-paper roleplaying lately, and Scormus is betting Beoulus can’t go a whole episode without mentioning “Guild Wars 2”, so today we tell tales of Roleplaying sessions gone awry. Theme Music – “Pinball Spring”, by Kevin MacLeod (, licensed under the Creative Commons “Attribution 3.0” license. Proud member of The Gaming and […]