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they are also giving away Rayman Legends and Child of Light

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Ubisoft is giving away Assassin's Creed 2 for free on uPlay

AC2 is the one I recommend to people who want to get into the Assassin's Creed series and its what solidified my love for the series back when it first came out


Slightly bulging computer hardware 


Well, at least I caught this before the 30-day return period was up

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BREAKING: ICANN has voted to REJECT the sale of the .ORG registry to private equity firm Ethos Capital. This is a major victory for the millions of nonprofits, civil society organizations, and individuals who make .ORG their home online. #SaveDotOrg

Not that I'm expecting to ever compete professionally (not by a longshot), but talent is almost always gained through effort and time spent on a subject of interest, it'd be foolish to think that phenomenon wouldn't apply here🔸

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It seemed silly to me to look at an entire genre like "oh, if only I could be one of the blessed few who could enjoy these games first-hand as intended." Lots of internalized fake ideas about lack of natural ability and increased reaction time as I get older, I think🔸

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My rationale for getting into fighters partly comes from having watched my main streamer of choice play them skillfully over the last half-year or so; it made me realize they look incredibly engaging to play, even though the deeper mechanics are basically opaque to me🔸

this game came out in 1993 and one of the main characters is a nonbinary shitpost goblin

secret of mana was good as hell tbh

a "the matrix screen saver" but it's a bunch of 160x120 screenshots from the film and a horribly-compressed version of "wake up" by rage against the machine

Just finished Ragna's Arcade mode campaign on Normal; I was definitely spamming the two moves of his I was relatively secure in my ability to execute, but I'm still glad I'm capable of doing this at all, and I'll be doing this with a few other characters for sure🔸

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I chose BlazBlue specifically out of wanting to establish a solid grasp on fundamentals without dropping a ton of cash or spoiling the hell out of DBZ/Super for myself. Also, it was $3 and seems to run well on my laptop 🔸

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"That's it! I'm getting into fighting games!", I say with exact Homer-Goes-to-Clown-College energy🔸

General strike, twitter link, boosts

Wal-Mart associates is planning a call in on may 1st. Please do your part to support them and don't shop at walmart on may 1st.

it's called Windows Vista because when you see it you say “hasta la vista” and reinstall Windows XP

Be Gay, Do Crimes of 1943 

Of course, they were wordier about it back then.

(From a Plastic-Man comic, by Jack Cole. Police Comics #24: )

[ CW: the story goes on to feature robot clones and a stuffed-in-the-machine scene *and* rubber encasement ]

this is what waking up in the morning with anxiety and executive dysfunction feels like,

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