Arthur started a blog (new defunct) initially to make fun of Dan getting a blog. And then started posting in it. Then he started posting stuff here instead. Then an alarming amount of time passed and he ended up as Ferretbrain's second editor after Wardog passed on the torch. He also maintains a blog at Refereeing & Reflection, where he drones on about roleplaying games in way more detail than a general audience would care about.
- Kickstopper: First as Farce, Then as Tragedy Mongoose Publishing's first version of Paranoia saved a much-loved RPG from oblivion; their new one may send it back.
- Ferretnibbles 2 - Beren and Lúthien, Shin Megami Tensei on the 3DS, and Sithrak Tracts Short description of the article content
- Underworld: Bit Awkward The fifth Underworld movie is a bit of a mess, even by the series' own dodgy standards.
- Kickstopper: USE CREDIT CARD with CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN Thimbleweed Park represents a welcome return of a winning team in point-and-click adventure design.
- Kickstopper: Big Trouble In CyberChina Shadowrun: Hong Kong is a textbook example of how you do videogame Kickstarters right.
- Fool Me Once, Dzyan On You... Tim Maroney's Book of Dzyan is a fascinating look at some classic Victorian charlatanry.
at 13:25 on 07-06-2017
We had a bit of downtime there due to a server upgrade - please poke if you notice any issues.permalink
at 11:36 on 23-05-2017
It definitely has that "newly made antique" look that was so inspirational to The Man In the High Castle.permalink
at 10:28 on 22-05-2017
I raised an eyebrow when the headline called her Dick's "muse", given that he put a lot of energy into demonising her. But then I saw that the text of the obituary acknowledges that, and she u...permalink
at 11:12 on 19-04-2017
(It has been noted that to log in and migrate to Dreamwidth you need to accept the new TOS. However, consider the following: - If you're just logging in to migrate your account and th...permalink
at 20:40 on 18-04-2017
Yeah, the people I know who have Livejournals all seem to be migrating them to Dreamwidth.permalink
at 13:16 on 07-04-2017
The Hugo nominations are out, and it looks like the Rabid Puppies/Sad Puppies more or less entirely failed to shit all over them this year. So far as I can find out, the Sad Puppies didn't eve...permalink
- 13:26, 10-08-2017 on The Sequel of Shannara:
It sounds like they have given themselves a lot of creative freedom with it, which is absolutely fine by me - everything you cit...permalink
- 16:03, 09-08-2017 on Ferretnibble 3 - Two Different Frontiers, One Class, and Four Text Adventures:
Cross-article connection: Hitler's admiration for Karl May westerns is fea...permalink
- 20:45, 08-08-2017 on Ferretnibble 3 - Two Different Frontiers, One Class, and Four Text Adventures:
Well, it probably would, if I had an evil sibling or colleague who wanted to ruin my online reputation by impersonat...permalink
- 10:32, 08-08-2017 on Ferretnibble 3 - Two Different Frontiers, One Class, and Four Text Adventures:
I am satisfied that neither solution would be guessable to a random opportunist. :)permalink
- 21:33, 07-08-2017 on Ferretnibble 3 - Two Different Frontiers, One Class, and Four Text Adventures:
Cheriola: just got a password reset request for your account. Are you able to post the first three characters of that e-mail add...permalink
- 15:39, 05-08-2017 on I, Reader:
Ken MacLeod did a fun novel where as soon as Singularitarian-style AI happened, the AIs immediately built a spaceship and transf...permalink