Unexpected Genius in Skyrim (read: I’m really lazy)

I’ve come upon an interesting phenomenon in Skyrim that seems to be unintentional. While playing, instead of using Pickpocketing to vacuum all possible loot into my character (what seems like a clear win), I was actually making a decision! Continue reading

A Proper Story

A couple of months ago, I noticed that both Bastion and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim had added Steam Trading Card¬†support. I hadn’t played either game for a bit, I liked both games well enough, and I wanted the trading cards for those games, so I spent about an hour on each game.

Then I realized something while I was playing: I wasn’t playing either game for the game itself. Sure, it’s fun to try to collect the achievements and trading cards for a game, but I could unbegrudgedly say I had finished playing both games. Continue reading