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Alll-Important Half-Vacation Report

I've been up to a lot on the gaming front lately. I've had a week and a half off and I've a week and a half to go until I'm once again high education's bitch. I've not much of a social life, I tend to spend this time at home gaming. I'm launching into this Blog entry with a little recap.

My GameFly account is getting a minor workout. I've returned GrimGrimoire - it's ultimately just a RTS with a crappy interface. I'm still working on Super Paper Mario, but that's not all I'm doing, or I would have been finished with it three or four days. However, I've spent most of my time on the PC gaming front.

Tabula Rasa beta continues, the latest patch improving it considerably, and (if the current official ETA on the web is correct) it's still awhile until its October release. (I think that's vague enough as to not violate any NDAs.) You no longer be a Founder's Club member to sign up for the beta through Fileplanet.

I purchased Alien Shooter: Vengeance. A simple but fun shooter worth the $20 I paid for it but nothing more. I wrote a review.

I've plugged a bit of time into developing a Robots/Traps Mastermind in City of Villains. Regrettably, the Issue 10 content has was out of my reach, as I've not a level 35ish character I've been willing to play. If it weren't for the occasional Rikti attack, I think most players would not even realize an issue was released at all.

Most recently, as of yesterday, I upgraded to an Intel Q6600 Quad-Core Processor, currently $300 through NewEgg and likely to stay that way for awhile.

The one consistent activity through all this is that I've been obsessing over BioShock. That game should be hardcore, and it's only another week and a half until it's out. A pity that school will have started by then... I'm going to have a hard time squeezing in the neccessary the time to play it.


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