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Category: Video Gaming

Thoughts on video gaming.

A Tour of Our Completed Nintendo Super Mario-themed Baby Nursery

Our Vision When we found out that my wife was pregnant with our first child, we wasted no time planning and designing our future nursery. Planning out a baby nursery proved to be challenging, especially not knowing the baby’s gender. Nonetheless, we eventually both agreed to a Nintendo theme, particularly Super Mario. We chose a Nintendo Super Mario theme because it briefly…

Good Old Games (

I’ve just recently discovered Good Old Games, i.e. The site specializes in DRM-free, classic DOS-based abandonware games i.e. PC games of the 90’s and earlier. Most titles require Windows XP or higher but a substantial number of titles are also available for OS X 10.6 or higher. I found my childhood favorite point-and-click adventure game, King’s Quest VI, bundled with…