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Noble House is an OOP game that I picked up off of Ebay on a lark back in 2000. I got the game because I enjoyed Clavell’s book Shogun; but only got through half of Tai-pan before putting it down. Noble House is a continuation of the story from Tai-Pan, nearly a hundred years later.  
 
 
billyz expansion v 2.0: Paternity leave is a good thing...
I don't know how it works for anyone outsidenthe province of Quebec, but if there is one thointhe governement here has done right it hjas to be governement sponsored parental leave. For those of you who don't know, Quebec is the most highly taxed place in North America: 15 percent sales tax when you factor in both provincial and federal sales taxes, and some crazy steep income taxes.  On the plus side , I get the next five weeks off at 70% of my salary, while my wife gets 50 weeks off-- the first half of which she...
 
 
Warning: This is rather large. And I don't know if it really belongs here or not. We'll see. I've compiled a massive list of DS puzzle games. I've tried to be as exhaustive as possible, although there are definitely some Japanese games I'm missing, and there's always a few that slip through the cracks.So without further ado:
 
 
Just got home from the hospital with my new baby girl:  Tatiana Alexandra Zavos. Both mom and baby are okay.  More later-- need to unload my thoughts and this place seems as good as any.
 
 
Elric beats Conan in soul-stealing smackdown
In all my recent harrumphing about Age of Conan, I forgot to mention the game that's my point of comparison, Chaosium's Elric (also based on a series of heroic fantasy stories, in this case written by Michael Moorcock). While hardly a perfect game, Elric did a much better job of fitting the individual hero into the context of the bigger game. Much like Age of Conan, the players in Elric take the role of battling nations. (If you're not familiar with the Elric series, the great powers of the "Young Kingdoms" are various human nations that have recently...
 
 
 
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