Vintage computing, old video games

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I put this together some years ago out of a need for a “flow-based writing” tool when I needed to get something done and kept getting stuck. I’m referring to a kind of computer program that gives you this well-known technique: you specify how many words you want to write, and start inputting text. For […]


Posted at: June 4th, 2020 - 9:18 pm - Number of Comments » 0

Finished Arcana (SNES). Play as Rooks, an orphaned magic card user who needs to stop an evil empress vying to take over the kingdom. Rooks also wants to live up to his late father’s legacy. Turn-based JRPG, Wizardry-like, with “cards” being a prominent visual motif and somewhat gameplay motif. Unique qualities: no backtracking, death of […]


Posted at: June 2nd, 2020 - 2:20 am - Number of Comments » 0