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Posts by jcodyb

We got our HTC Vive, did you?

It wasn’t pretty, and my heart may still be beating irregularly afterward, but we got our order in. But what is this HTC Vive? Does it have to do with beehives? Some new thing the kids are doing these days?

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John Madden Football (1989)

I’ve played Madden football every year since Madden 93. It’s kind of sad really when you think about it… BUT I digress. Cody C and I decided to subject ourselves to a new form of torture, and that’s playing every Madden game, from the beginning. Are they just $60 roster updates every year? Is “it”…

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4th and Goal – Redesigned Cards for a little more realism

[This is a repost of an old (2013) article on another popular board game site that shall not be named. Moving here for posterity] When I first got 1st and Goal, I thought it was a genius design. No need to refer to any charts because they’re printed on the cards themselves. The dice are…

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OCCA #2: Super Nintendo and Setting the Bar

The RetroPie/gyrobox build had satiated my appetite for classic games only enough to fulfill the most basic of needs (Jackal, I needed it, bad. Must findĀ an NES next!), but if there was to be a brave new world free of controller delay and imperfect emulation slow-down (Yoshi’s Island!) then there was but a single solution;…

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