Quest for Gaming

Daerandin's articles

The importance of backups

2022-02-19 00:14:40

If you have ever lost data then you were probably wishing you had a second copy of that data. I had such an experience myself …

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GNU/Linux and free software

2021-09-19 09:55:23

I want to take the time to discuss around the topic of free software. And when I say free software, I don't mean free of …

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Spellforce 2

2021-04-19 20:13:28

The first Spellforce was a masterful combination of RPG and strategy. In 2006, the sequel Spellforce 2: Shadow Wars, was released. This sequel stuck to the …

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Space Hulk

2021-02-02 18:51:35

In 1989, Games Workshop released the Space Hulk board game.

First Edition board game

The game is set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe, and takes place on old derelict …

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Securing your Linux system

2020-07-07 19:30:45

Since I recently performed a fresh Arch Linux install on brand new hardware, I decided to delve into a somewhat new topic for myself, security. …

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New Computer 2020

2020-06-14 12:24:15

I have only used laptops for the last ten years or so, primarily because I used to live in a very tiny apartment where I …

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Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon

2020-06-07 18:22:16

The 1980's gave us some very interesting and unique movies. The main protagonist would usually be an overly macho badass loaded with unrealistic guns and …

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Spellforce

2020-05-21 21:32:09

I am a big fan of both the RPG and RTS genres. Spellforce is a game that combine the genres, and does it well.

Spellforce Order of Dawn title screen

The …

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Removal of Google services

2020-04-28 17:23:51

This website used to rely on several Google services, in particular Google Analytics for learning about visitors, and Google ReCaptcha to try and prevent spam …

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Arch Linux Philosophy

2020-04-21 20:53:14

I've been using Arch Linux as my main operating system for close to 7 years now. Over the years I have seen a lot of …

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War for the Overworld

2020-02-23 22:16:04

Back in the late 90's, we were blessed with a most unusual and awesome game. It was called Dungeon Keeper. It was a game where …

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Banished

2020-02-10 21:51:22

I've always enjoyed games where you simply manage a town or empire. These games will sometimes not have a clear goal except to just manage …

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Change to email

2020-01-26 23:26:44

Currently, this website is relying on Google for all automatic emails. When you register a new account, request a password reset, or use the contact …

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Soulbringer

2020-01-21 22:36:58

Soulbringer is a fantasy RPG that was released in 2000 and I originally got the game about half a year after release. When I first …

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Slackware on Raspberry Pi

2019-11-12 21:42:23

I have a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ which I so far have not really done much with. I did install Retropie (link opens in …

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Shenzhen I/O

2019-10-13 15:08:04

Shenzhen I/O is a programming game, released in November 2016. You take on the role of an electronics engineer, designing curcuits and coding them.

Designing an electrical component

Of …

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Batman: Arkham Knight

2019-10-06 20:08:20

Arkham Knight was released in 2015 and is the finale to the Batman Arkham series. It was released for consoles as well as PC, however …

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My Setup

2019-08-23 21:20:26

I did previously do an article on Linux, and I figure there might be some people who are interested in seeing the setup I use …

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Carmageddon

2019-08-14 08:12:50

In 1997, the game Carmageddon was released to great controversy. I'm old enough that I still remember the release of the game. In Norway, where …

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Dawn of War - Soulstorm

2019-07-29 05:13:42

In 2008, we got the third and final expansion for Dawn of War, Soulstorm.

Soulstorm title image

Soulstorm was not developed by Relic, the developer of all …

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