I don't think I have the battery for this but 'here goes:
Enter Housi, The Game I Make While I'm Waiting to Get Into VR
Hello, I've wanted to work full time in VR since 2014 but that option has never become available to me, in being restricted from the medium I want to work in I've noticed that it's really not all there yet enough really for most people anyway, there is still stuff to do in regular 3D
man if only there were an entire generation of films devoted to warning us about the dangers of privatizing schools and prisons...
https://cybre.space/media/NpQfl1At1ItPh4dXCu0 https://cybre.space/media/GLXJ96HsERG7MJObIoM https://cybre.space/media/pGtSX9uIuUIZ9XaPU7w https://cybre.space/media/WSiV3FtbwzVZGp0NScE
"I don't understand, this sword is completely jagged... how does that make it *more* powerful instead of broken? How is that realistic?"
"This is a fantasy universe, not a representation of reality. I am a dragon, but you don't don't complain that I don't exist. 'Realism' is mostly a synonym for 'I don't like that people who don't look like me started showing up around here recently.'"
"Okay, true, but that lady's armor still doesn't make any sense."
"No... no it doesn't."
bitching about code under capitalism
when i tell people “capitalism is why software is bad” unless they’re already anti-capitalists, they don’t believe me; but if you walk through the evidence and the dynamics, they just get sad and talk about wanting to give up. really? your alternatives are “unquestioning compliance” and “depression”? lord help me the centrists will kill us all
the Wet’suwet’en territory isn’t in Canada. colonial maps lie. Canada never bought it, was never given it. it is sovereign as in IT IS NOT CANADA. its land defenders are not “protesters.” they’re not staging a “pipeline protest.” they’re fighting a foreign invasion.
There are no 'servers', every one is the server.
You ask someone with a good connection to scry you and your results are based off of them reliably gossiping your data
You can use Exp as 'meter', and super-charge an attack that will permakill another player, depending on their state, but leave you at level 1 or 2 again
Housi knows every spell and technique, if one of your friends is lucky enough to roll Housi on their next rebirth then you can learn forgotten spells
No mail, No auction house, No whispers/tells, Global voice chat enabled
Carts run from inn to inn with gear, gold, messages, 'sleeping' characters, etc. Cart bandits are a major profession, as well as Cart protection - the open world is the battleground, and there are always high stakes
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