Author Archives: waltorious

Hell Or High Water: A Solium Infernum Diary (part 1)

As always, you may click on images to view larger versions. I’ve written about Solium Infernum before. At length. That was three years ago, and I haven’t played Solium Infernum since. Until now, that is. Over the winter holidays, I … Continue reading

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Finding The Grind In Skyrim

As always, you may click on images to view larger versions. The concept of “grind” appears often when discussing games, especially role-playing games. It refers to performing repetitive tasks, over and over again, for incremental gains, and typically derided as … Continue reading

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I Have Apparently Chronicled The Godslayer In Ascension: Chronicle Of The Godslayer

As always, you may click on images to view larger versions. I started playing Ascension after seeing a recommendation somewhere on the internet. If I recall, the recommendation called it the best game available for Android devices. It’s a digital … Continue reading

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I Found Earth In OPUS: The Day We Found Earth

As always, you may click on images to view larger versions. Except, I didn’t really. More on that later. OPUS: The Day We Found Earth generated a lot of word of mouth, primarily because it’s a different prospect than most … Continue reading

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The Enduring Appeal Of Skyrim

As always, you may click on images to view larger versions. When I decided to return to Skyrim, I was planning to take a more critical stance on the game. My writings during my first stint with the game focused … Continue reading

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The Name Game: Red Dead Redemption 2

Previous Name Game posts can be found here. Several weeks ago, a large number of people became very excited by a teaser believed (and now confirmed) to imply that a sequel to the game Red Dead Redemption is in development. … Continue reading

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Race And Gender In The Elder Scrolls

As always, you can click on images to view larger versions. There aren’t many games that let you play as a black woman. Skyrim is one of them.

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