Daddy COTG 2: When You’re Away


I’m playing Final Fantasy XV with my 9 year old daughter, and I’m not allowed to progress the story if she’s not there. The game exists now as a kind of waiting station, a virtual bench in a virtual park where I can sit for a while doing not very much of anything. Thankfully, Final Fantasy XV is a Japanese RPG, so it’s the perfect place to just hang around.

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How My Daughter Learned To Love The FPS


Over the past week, I’ve been watching my 9 year old daughter play a First Person Shooter. It’s a genre of video game that she’s never expressed any interest in before. In fact, when she sees daddy loading up an FPS, she rolls her eyes and goes to find something else to do.

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Agricola: Family Edition (Board Game)

Hey, Robert here!

Some years ago, a board game called Agricola took the board game world by storm. A quiet storm, sure. The kind of storm that happens in places like Iowa, maybe, where farms are. Actually, I think Iowa might be tornado-territory, and those aren’t quiet storms at all. If they’re even storms. This is really getting us nowhere.

Let’s just say that Agricola, a board game about farming, was a pretty big deal for a while back there. And then some people soured on it a little bit, as other games launched that developed, streamlined and experimented with Agricola’s core gameplay. But Agricola is back, re-printed, and this time broken up a little bit to create a new product – “Agricola: Family Edition”.

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Daddy’s Blog 1 – Hello, then.


Hello, then.

My name is Robert Florence, or Rab Florence, or The Pyramid. But my editor knows me better as Daddy. This is the very first edition of Daddy’s blog, and just a quick one that allows me to say hello. I’m very, very excited to be working on Land of Excitement, and my new boss has been very supportive of me so far. It seems a little bit excessive that I have to make her dinner and read her stories at bedtime, but a freelance writer will take the work where he can get it.

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