Not-So-Quick Game Review: Fire Emblem: Awakening

So, I’ll admit with no small amount of shame, I didn’t get around to playing Fire Emblem: Awakening until I saw the Lucina reveal trailer for Super Smash Bros. My more recent posts acknowledged my far-too-big video game backlog, and Fire Emblem: Awakening was just another game on that ever-increasing list. It wasn’t because I … More Not-So-Quick Game Review: Fire Emblem: Awakening

Quick Book Review: W.A.R.P.: The Reluctant Assassin by Eoin Colfer

It’s rare that I start a book I don’t finish. I have a thing about seeing things through to the end. Unless something really bothers me, I will usually stick with it, either in the hopes that it will get better, or because there’s something to keep me turning pages. I tend to care about … More Quick Book Review: W.A.R.P.: The Reluctant Assassin by Eoin Colfer

Quick Book Review: The Liveship Traders Trilogy

I got myself hooked on Robin Hobb’s work with the Farseer trilogy, a series of books focusing on the land of the Six Duchies and one assassin attempting to navigate the violent landscape spread before him. The books had a strong focus on character development and world-building, with action generally quick or glossed over. Long … More Quick Book Review: The Liveship Traders Trilogy