WiseAss Thinkers


This American Thing

Posted in dexjackson,Expression by dexjackson on 04/10/2009

Date: 04/10/2009
Author: dexjackson
Wiseass Thinkers

What is this thing with the whole American thing and the spirit that encompasses the lazy, chilled lie-downs in the parks, a picnic with a few good friends and some baseball match going on at the field. The green trees slowly turning orange and yellow — with some turning a lovely, verivous red — and then a breeze in the air coolling you down to a summer lounge in the beat of some Soft Rock echoing gently from the stereo you or a friend brought along (more…)

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Damm… Getting shot in the Wastes is not good!

Posted in Analysis,dexjackson,Expression,Gaming by dexjackson on 13/08/2009

Author: dexjackson

Date: 13/08/2009

WiseAss Thinkers

I‘ve learnt something today. That lesson is: DON’T get shot! Now, this might be like… I don’t know, common sense maybe? However, when has common sense ever stepped into help us out? Oh wait…oh yeah, nevermind. Now, away from my ramblings about common sense, the lesson of not getting shot has been taught to me time and time again in my latest play of Fallout 3. Now, Gamers who remember and, indeed, are playing the beloved mainstream classic iteration of this series, will no doubt know that getting shot just means popping a Stimpack in the old veins and just keep on blasting with that Laser Rifle or Combat Shotgun- whatever keeps you from eaten alive by some mutated bear. Wrong. (more…)

The Wastes of Lost Hope

Author: dexjackson
Date: 12/08/2009
WiseAss Thinkers

Just the other day I was playing a quite well-known game and one that was very popular in the end stages of 2008, that attempts to simulate what life would be like in the harsh and extremely hostile environment of the years Post-Apocolypse. (more…)