It is finished.

5841979717_b25ea9c870_zThe time has come. I’ve been fighting the idea for several months now, but the nagging sensation has become too loud to ignore. It’s time for me to admit that I’m finished creating gaming content. My schedule has gotten to be incredibly crazy with kids in soccer, basketball, band, volleyball and whatever other miscellaneous activity is happening on any given day, but the bottom line is that my heart is not in it any more. If it was, I’d find a way to make it work, but it’s just not. I started this journey back in February of 2011 when I signed up for a plucky little MMO called Lord of the Rings Online. My interest in the game and community, and later the larger gaming community, continued to grow as I deepened my understanding of various aspects of the industry and broadened my network of fellow enthusiasts and friends.

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Beyond Bossfights Episode 29 – Anxiety

Beyond BossfightsIn this episode of Beyond Bossfights, I’ve got Andang and Professor Beej with me to talk about a problem that many people experience: anxiety. They share their personal experiences and struggles, and try to help me understand what coping with anxiety looks like day to day.

 

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Vacation Adventures: Braxclan Geocaching Log

CompassI’ve not been doing much gaming lately, as the family and I are on vacation in the north lakes. We stay with my parents at their summer place, and this year my sister also made the trip with her family. It’s been one big weeklong family get-together! Typically, though, we take one day to go off on our own, just myself, Mrs. Brax and the kids, and do something besides the normal fishing, swimming, and eating that normally comprises our vacation days.

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Beyond Bossfights Episode 28 – Tomb Raider, Fallout 4, Pokemon Go and Mini NES

Beyond BossfightsIn this episode, I talk about the month that changed video games forever! Also, I talk about my experience with Tomb Raider (2014), Fallout 4, Pokemon Go!, the mini NES and Amazon Prime day.

 

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