X-Wing Worlds: Personal Kit Overview and Event Breakdown

That’s right, GeekADD (Gio, J Cody, and myself, Cody C) are going to Worlds! Team Epic, Hangar Bay, and the X-Wing World Championship itself, I’m going to participate in all three!

So, I’ve spent a lot of time putting my kit together, as well as doing my research on the event (it is my first X-Wing Worlds), so I thought I’d share what I learned and hopefully make something easier on you guys!  Check it out!

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Top Paw: The Ultimate Cat Game

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Yup…we’ve resorted to posting cat videos…

But hey, I play “Top Paw” with my cat all the time, so it’s technically a game, right?  I mean, even our pets wanna get in on the action from time to time.

The object of Top Paw is to have your “paw” on top of the opponent’s for as long as possible.  The game is brutal and be costly to the ill-prepared.  Check out the impromptu but epic match between myself and my cat, Stormageddon.

Haha…after dealing with the brain-melting minutiae of a new X-Wing FAQ, sometimes you just need a cat video…please enjoy!

A Sad Day for Triple Jumpmasters….

 

X-Wing’ers, prepare…to be shaken to the core!!!

I mean…well…that was going to be more dramatic, but if you’re looking this post, you’ve already seen the image on top…spoilers…I guess…damnit…c’mon Cody, dramatize better…

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Goodbye, Janson…

Fellow Geeks and Star Wars Fans-

We lost another fan favorite.  British actor Ian Liston has passed away a few days ago.  He played Wes Janson in The Empire Strikes Back, who served as Wedge’s tail gunner during the snowspeeder scene.  Ian also played a second, lesser-known role that makes for an interesting story.

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Vivosmart HR? And awful bluetooth earbuds! A review for fitness rookies.

So fitness tracking…. it’s a thing. It’s a very big thing these days, and if you’re reading this then you probably already know that.  Fitbit burst onto the scene in 2008 focusing on health and activity monitoring and made fitness tracking such a “thing” that even your iphone tracks your action stats for health monitoring.

I fall under the category of person we’ll politely call “unmotivated.” Continue reading Vivosmart HR? And awful bluetooth earbuds! A review for fitness rookies.

Shottracker! It’s kind of cool.

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I got the shottracker with app integration and workout tracking, and while it’s awesome in general it does have some drawbacks. If you’ve been curious about checking one of these out, check the video for my opinion on the matter.