Steve: Meanwhile, back at the Holiday Inn, Left Eye is having some luck logging onto a local BBS. It's called The Gamer's Castle.
Zack: Left Eye is going to play a couple door games. Not trying to get up on the boards or anything, just trying to get her fix.
Steve: Somebody named Fireknight seems to be dominating all the games.
Zack: Fire is a powerful thing. Left Eye has always been drawn to it. But enough with the games. She is going to search for any electronics companies in East Chicago.
Steve: There is one called Cyber Computer.
Zack: That sounds like the name of an Internet Cafe in Nairobi, not a legit business.
Steve: Fine, it's called Data East.
Zack: How about Jaleco?
Zack: Temper, Steve.
Steve: You're undermining my storytelling.
Zack: Technically you're keeping.
Steve: That's exactly what I'm saying!
Zack: Okay, you're right, sorry. Left Eye will do a search of employees at the company.
Sometimes I dream that I'm sitting in the back of the defunct Weinermobile as it careens driverless down the highway. At first I thought this was symbolic of the powerlessness I feel in life, but then I realized it's actually the Weinermobile's dream of being able to drive again.
Three years ago, when we were burying my uncle, Cleaver and some gross lady dog (Solstice???) showed up at the cemetery and starting going at it really loudly. It ruined everything and we had to have a "re-do" the next day and it cost a fortune. I've hated him ever since for that.
Ignore the hype. Find out how these games will likely go right or wrong.
Zack Parsons, Steve "Malak" Sumner, and friends tackle bizarre role playing game products that make them wonder, "What the fuck!?" From the early days of Gygax to contemporary role playing games, none will be spared.