Eastshade

Eastshade is an open-world exploration/adventure game from indie studio Eastshade Studios and available via Steam.  The company describes the game thusly: You are a traveling painter, exploring the island of Eastshade. Capture the world on canvas using your artist’s easel. Talk to the inhabitants to learn about their lives. Make […]


Firewatch

In addition to several console games, I was gifted a couple of games from my wish list on Steam for my birthday.  One of those was Firewatch, a first-person mystery released in 2016 by Campo Santo and Panic.  So as usual, let’s start with what Steam says: The year is […]


Blue, 2004-2019

Early March 2004, my now estranged brother told me he’d gotten a new puppy. It was given to him free by one of Aaron’s customers because his baby-momma at the time thought it was cute. I thought it was odd that she just gave away a puppy since it seemed […]