Personal blog – New Year’s Resolution

I don’t write about myself too often, I suppose it feels a little self-indulgent. You could argue that this entire blog is built on me being self-indulgent. You’d probably be correct too which is why I’m breaking a whole bunch of my self-imposed soft rules and trying something a little different in 2019.

The second of those rules (after not writing about myself) is that I don’t make new year’s resolutions. This has been something that has been with me since I can remember. Waiting for a new year to roll around in order to make some change about yourself seems like you’re setting yourself up to fail.

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The Five Best Forgotten Mechanics of the Pokemon Games

People like to think Pokemon are simple little games for simple minded children, games that stay relatively the same throughout each of their iterations. When in reality, nothing could be farther from the truth. The Pokemon games are jam packed with so many dense game mechanics that it would make your head spin.

You’d be surprised at how many features end up being thrown to the wayside as newer games come out on newer technology. Whether they be one time experiments, or mechanics that evolved and were replaced with something else. I like to talk about my hopes for the future of the Pokemon franchise a lot on here. But today I thought it would be fun to go back and list the best lost mechanics from the Pokemon main line franchise.

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Mob Psycho 100 – Season 2: Episode 2 – Urban Legends ~Encountering Rumors~ Review

This episode pulls the rug from under us and it wildly diverts course from a sweet little shipping cruise to something a little more action packed. This time focusing more on Reigen as he and Mob make their way to a nearby town to investigate its excess of urban legends.

Mob Psycho 100 - Season 2: Episode 2 – Urban Legends ~Encountering Rumors~ Review

More of a self contained storyline here as the series settled back into its characters, choosing only to focus on two of our focal characters and their little ghost pal Dimple. Set up almost like a series of vignettes, showcasing Reigen’s aggressive application of common sense in a world where ghosts and psychic powers are rife.

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