Nintendo has announced Toy-Con which is part of Nintendo Labo, a Google Cardboard meets Lego educational experience that promises to be really, really cool. Imagine making a fishing pole accessory for your Nintendo Switch out of cardboard. Or even a Nintendo cardboard piano. Both will be possible. But imagine the possibilities of making your own cardboard accessory. (more…)
Limited Run Games just announced that they are bringing Saturday Morning RPG to the Nintendo Switch. Why is this important? I’ve been reading a lot about a business’s “why” as evangelized by Simon Sinek, and it make me think of Limited Run Games’s decision though an unexpected lens.… Read the rest
A person who goes by Fractal Tetris Huracan has announced that she plans to marry the video game Tetris. I’ve got some thoughts on this, thoughts that I spew out as a drive around town during my lunch break.
Huracan is an objectum sexual, which means she loves objects the way most people love other people. I suppose I cannot blame her. If I were to love an object, it would most certainly be a video game.
This week the global electronics industry descends on Las Vegas for the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES). These days, the show is dominated by televisions, the Internet of Things, and 5G smart toasters, but it wasn’t always so… in this episode of Masters of Unlocking, we take a look back at the rich history of video gaming at CES. (more…)
I just started playing a little-known game called Skyrim. If you’ve heard of it, you are part of a special club. Join me, fellow club member as I spend a few moments during my morning commute to talk about the wonderful video game that is The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.
How good is Skyrim? Very. Seriously, though, is Skyrim really that good? Yes. Is Skyrim better than Fallout? Well, hold on. Don’t go crazy.… Read the rest
What’s the best way to carry the Nintendo Switch? I don’t just mean what’s the best case? Rather, what’s the best way to avoid having to disconnect the Switch dock and AC adapter every time you want to travel with the Nintendo Switch? Well, I’ve found a solution that works well for me. I hope it works well for you, too.