Monthly Archive: April 2012

A Moment of Silence for Jumpgate Classic

A Moment of Silence for Jumpgate Classic

As you may recall from my obituary, Jumpgate is closing its doors today forever. One of the most unique and special MMORPGs ever made will be no more, and I just...

Squad Wars Q&A: Learning from The Past, Preparing for The Future

Squad Wars Q&A: Learning from The Past, Preparing for The Future

A little while back, I received work of a new space game being put together by some of the same minds behind my beloved Jumpgate, such as Scott Brown, one...

Site Stuff: Thanks For Your Patience

Site Stuff: Thanks For Your Patience

Hey y’all, I just wanted to chime in and personally thank everyone for their patience this week. I didn’t release any major content while running that integrated forum experiment because...

Site Stuff: My Decision on the Forums

Site Stuff: My Decision on the Forums

Update: Hey y’all, the now new forums are now up. I still need to play around with the look of it, but it’s fully functional! Just click the link above...

Site Stuff: The Integrated Comments and Forum, Two Days Later

Site Stuff: The Integrated Comments and Forum, Two Days Later

Hey guys, how are ya? I’m writing because we’ve been using this integrated comments/forum thing for a couple of days now, and while the forum isn’t as powerful as something...

New Distant Worlds Expansion in Q4 of This Year

New Distant Worlds Expansion in Q4 of This Year

Usually I save this kinda stuff for the snippets, but since I’m both loving the game and currently reviewing it, I figured I’d mention this. News comes from Space Sector...

The Question of Lessening Gaming Time as One Ages

The Question of Lessening Gaming Time as One Ages

I’ve noticed something recently, and I wanted to ask if y’all are having a similar effect. When I was younger and starting to seriously get into games — around when...

Off-Topic: ARG!

Off-Topic: ARG!

Hey y’all, I am so sorry. Today, of COURSE on the day I try user registration here, something is going on wherein emails coming from the site are taking FOREVER...

Evochron Mercenary 50% Off on Steam Until 4/26

Evochron Mercenary 50% Off on Steam Until 4/26

Hey y’all, as part of Steam’s current midweek madness, the fun open space trading/fighting/racing/mining/cleaning(?!) sim Evochron Mercenary is on sale at %50 on Steam, making it $12.49. It’s a fun game...

Another Site Test – User Registration for Forum/Comment Posting

Another Site Test – User Registration for Forum/Comment Posting

Okay you guys, here’s the deal. I put a lot of thought into this, and I want to give it a test run. On this post — and if it...