Monthly Archive:: December 2015

Wot I’m Playing “Draft Day Sports – Pro Football 2016”

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When it comes to football sports sims, there’s a big dog in the yard, and that is Front Office Football 7, but there’s a new dog in the yard, and it has some things that FOF doesn’t. That’s Draft Day Sports – Pro Football 2016″. More below.

What’s On Deck (Week of Jan 3-9)

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Got a lot to write about next week, including the first of a new series, “Blast From the Past”. Here’s what’s on deck…

an8bitmind is on Patreon…

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To try to reduce my dependence on advertising revenue (trust me, I hate ads as much as you do), I’ve taken the advice of my friend Josh check out his video game review site at gamenikkiinexile.com , and set up a Patreon. More details below..

Pre-Twitch Stream Wednesday News Update.

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A popular X-com mod team’s creators form their own studio, Splatoon reaches the end of DLC but still will get balance updates,  Far Cry Primal gets.. uncomfortable (but somehow avoids the AO rating of doom), and Mass Effect:Andromeda news..

So I saw Star Wars Episode VII last night..

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The good, the bad, and the ugly from a late night trip to the theatre, and getting home afterwards after the continue reading button. Don’t worry, I won’t spoil anything

The post-Christmas Dead Zone..

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No, I’m not in a post-Christmas funk because all the gifts are opened (we’re doing that next week due to all that’s happened this month.) Nor am I down because it’s actually finally going to snow in New England  It’s because.. we’re in the Dead Zone.

So much rage..

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So, someone thought it would be funny to take out a $400 video game system out of a box and then not return it. Instead, what they put inside was a piece of wood with male genitalia drawn on it., and a vulgar “Christmas wish” on it.

Sunday Funday Links and Information

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Good news everybody! We have info on Rise of the Tomb Raider,  the closing of a Sleeping Dogs series MMO Spinoff, Marvel’s agreement with LittleBigPlanet ending, and Star Wars Episode VII news, and Foz announces something shameful.

Announcing the first “An 8 Bit Mind in an 8 GB World” Twitch stream!

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Wednesday the 30th of December, we will be running a six hour Twitch stream, starting at 8 PM Eastern Time. Details below

Steam suffers major account security issue.

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So I’m home from Christmas dinner, let’s see what’s been happening in the world of Steam while I was away… Oh dear.