Category: Reviews

Dragon Age: The Stolen Throne

Dragon Age: The Stolen Throne, by David Gaider, is a novel set a generation before the events that take place in the videogame, Dragon Age: Origins. The nation of Ferelden is ruled by Orlesian usurpers and the royal family has been on the run for many years. After the death of Queen Moira Theirin, Maric Theirin becomes leader of the…

Choice of the Dragon

Choice of the Dragon is a web-based multiple-choice game. It’s also available for Android, the platform on which I primarily played the game. The premise is fairly basic:  [Y]ou play a powerful dragon that likes to kidnap princesses and sleep on a hoard of treasure. Dominate the local kingdom, loot and pillage, and inspire terror in the hearts of your enemies!…

T-Mobile myTouch 3G

Last summer, after my mobile contract with AT&T ended, I switched to T-Mobile because they have slightly better pricing on their plans. Initially, I tried to use my lovely, pretty, shiny LG Shine on the T-Mobile network. This did not go so well, as this model of LG Shine was built to work best on AT&T’s network. Given this turn…

UNCHARTED 2: Among Thieves

Playing UNCHARTED 2: Among Thieves directly after completing UNCHARTED: Drake’s Fortune, which I enjoyed quite a bit, I approached the sequel with the expectation that I’d be entertained at least as much as the first game. UNCHARTED 2 slightly exceeded my expectations in some ways, surprised me in a few key areas, and above all delivered a cracking game play experience. First thing’s first. Like UNCHARTED:…