Game Review: The Walking Dead DE: Season 3 – PS4

Title The Walking Dead: Season 3 (via Definitive Edition all-in-one disc) Platform: PlayStation 4Genre:zombies, telltale, story driven, adventure, point and clickDate completed:September 2021 Information on game Summary review: If you're going to completely switch a story point view to an entirely new set of characters you better make sure they're the most compelling thing ever. … Continue reading Game Review: The Walking Dead DE: Season 3 – PS4

Game Review: The Walking Dead DE: Season 2 – PS4

Title The Walking Dead: Season 2 (via Definitive Edition all-in-one disc) Platform: PlayStation 4Genre:zombies, telltale, story driven, adventure, point and clickDate completed:September 2021 Information on game Summary review: From the first scene of season 2 episode one, I could tell the engine had improved by at least ten times. And also it seems like somebody … Continue reading Game Review: The Walking Dead DE: Season 2 – PS4

Game Review: The Walking Dead DE: Season 1 + 400 days – PS4

Title The Walking Dead: Season 1 Platform: PlayStation 4Genre:zombies, telltale, story driven, adventure, point and clickDate completed:September 2021 Information on game Summary review: Season 1 is an absolute masterpiece of a game. A standard all other attempts at story-oriented interactive fiction should strive for.Graphics: Despite the graphical make over for the PS4 it still has … Continue reading Game Review: The Walking Dead DE: Season 1 + 400 days – PS4

Game Review: Mass Effect Legendary Ed – Mass Effect 3 – PS4

Title Mass Effect Legendary Ed - Mass Effect 3 Platform: PlayStation 4Genre:science fiction RPG, tactical third person shooter, action, shooterDate completed:September 2021 Information on game Summary review: The final game in a really great trilogy and I finally get to bring forward my character started way back in the MAKO days.Graphics: A worthy upgrade and … Continue reading Game Review: Mass Effect Legendary Ed – Mass Effect 3 – PS4

Dell R520: Lets try Proxmox (July 2021)

I started writing this in July but am publishing it in September. I realize not all of below seems accurate but I was just learning about Proxmox. After a mostly unsuccessful attempt at using my Dell R520 with Hyper-V Server 2019 as a hypervisor, I've officially run out of patients with both the OS and … Continue reading Dell R520: Lets try Proxmox (July 2021)

Quick Reference: Installing Docker on Mint 20.2

I'm making this as a quick reference for installing docker when I need it. See also my post about installing webmin. Please don't blindly paste shell commands into a terminal, do some research and understand what the commands do first. Please do let me know of any mistakes in the below. If you're unfamiliar with … Continue reading Quick Reference: Installing Docker on Mint 20.2

Quick Reference: Installing Webmin on Mint 20.2

I'm making this as a quick reference for installing Webmin when I need it. See also my post about installing docker. Please don't blindly paste shell commands into a terminal, do some research and understand what the commands do first. Please do let me know of any mistakes in the below. Starting from a fresh … Continue reading Quick Reference: Installing Webmin on Mint 20.2

Game Review: Mass Effect Legendary Ed – Mass Effect 2 – PS4

Title Mass Effect Legendary Ed - Mass Effect 2 Platform: PlayStation 4Genre:science fiction RPG, tactical third person shooterDate completed:June 2021 (also 2010 or so)Information on game Summary review: A remaster of the exact game, but with upgraded textures and sound quality. Some system re-worked, other systems replaced, almost always an improvement.Graphics: A worthy upgrade and … Continue reading Game Review: Mass Effect Legendary Ed – Mass Effect 2 – PS4

Hyper-V 2019: Installing a second server, drivers included (throwback)

July 2021: Below is a blog post I wrote and re-wrote several times over the past 18 months at least. I have since decided to go in a different direction with hypervisors and the purpose of the this spare/old core i7. I've decided to publish this anyway as-is for reference in the future. And a … Continue reading Hyper-V 2019: Installing a second server, drivers included (throwback)

My risky scheme and lack of commitment (Meta #9)

It's been a while since my last meta post and in general and only partially related this blog may be at a turning point. That's pretending for a moment anyone actually read this blog. Yes, lets all pretend. A few things have changed since that faithful meta post about scratch programming. For one thing I … Continue reading My risky scheme and lack of commitment (Meta #9)