Month: February 2020

  • A Journey Back to Daggerfall

    I take a walk down memory lane to see if what I recall of The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall holds true, or if I have been looking at my experience in Bethesda’s epic 1996 role-playing game through rose-colored glasses. In her poem The Speed of Darkness, American poet and political activist Muriel Rukeyser wrote, “The […]

  • Wading in the Pool of Radiance

    Over 30 years after SSI and TSR unleashed the first Advanced Dungeons & Dragons computer role-playing game onto the world, I finally wade in the Pool of Radiance to see what all the fuss was about and if it still holds up today. ♦ ♦ ♦ I was afraid to play Pool of Radiance. If […]