Soft Hearts, Hard Memories now available at Smashwords!

As promised, a physical edition novel will be available very, very shortly thanks to Amazon… but it won’t be the first volume of the Greatshale Chronicles. No sir. It will be, quite out of the blue, Soft Hearts, Hard Memories, a heavily edited and revamped novel originally entitled Bold Curves. It was Aaran’s big foray…

Chrono Trigger – The Underdog

This article was originally featured at HonestGamers.com Where I Began I have a vague recollection of the first time I picked up a Super Nintendo Entertainment System controller that vaulted me into Chrono’s distinctive reality. Memory can be vague, and I could imagine that it was in the company of a friend, or with a…

Tracking the Past (Part 5)

Part 5: Trackerfixing, Self-Addressing The 604 Crew made us an offer we couldn’t refuse, one summer. While my participation in various Vantari and VCVGC parties garnered some attention, and the respect of people who fascinated me, I was hungry for recognition. Roger Earl provided some of that, sharing his endless enthusiasm and incisive analytic talent…

6 Free Games from Sega

Make Love Not War features 6 top-rated titles on Steam! Hop on over now and click “Install Games” to add the lot to your account! Included are: Hell Yeah! Wrath of the Dead Rabbit Hell Yeah! Virtual Rabbit Missions (DLC) Hell Yeah! Pimp My Rabbit (DLC) Jet Set Radio Sega Classics: Golden Axe, Dr. Robotnik’s…

Chroma Squad – “Little, Pixely, Fun”

Vitals Published/Developed by Behold Studios Platform(s): Windows, Linux & Mac. To Be Announced for XBox One, Playstation 3/4 and Vita Steam for $14.99 CDN -|- GOG.com for $14.99 USD (DRM Free) Consider also: Chroma Squad Soundtrack on Steam or Bandcamp Power Rangers, Saban’s imitation of the sentai hero genre in Japan, is a formative experience…

Gaining Experience: The Pursuit

PC gamers have it rough. Not only must we build and maintain our hardware, cover all of the associated costs of ownership, we’ve got to wade through what is – in 2015-16 – an endless sea of game bundles, remakes and remasters, demakes and community made mods. Sometimes the game we want isn’t even on…

Don’t Stop Writing

So much can get in the way, but for every successful writer I have witnessed one constant: A trail of countless words. Be a critic, be an editor, find your specialty, but don’t stop for a moment. Get a few words in a day, or every other day, once a week.

Remember I said “Total Radio Silence”?

Okay I admit I never said that, but I did mention that this “wonderful new story”, entitled Sliver of Light, would not receive the spoiler treatment. Having totally turnedcoat on that idea, there is now a ‘novel development blog’ which I will be updating whenever it feels appropriate. Not in such a way as to…