Can You Deny Globalization?

Not on a verbal sense, but actually doing it.

Is it possible for a country to be completely self-sufficient to isolate itself from the international network these days?

As of the world has advanced into the Internet age, the effects of globalization are extremely mutual beneficial or even multiple beneficial. In an age like this, many poor countries are enjoying the benefits, mostly economic, globalization has brought upon them. The “economic miracle” of China is definitely contributed by the globalization, without globalization, it’s impossible to see what China is today. ...READ MORE

What Should Be the Standard of a Game? Game Design Theory

Steam LibI’m bored, staring at my Steam library–271 games, big titles, small games, combined together.

Which makes me start to think, what is the standard of a game? We always love to label each one of the games on market, writing reviews, rating up etc. Sometimes, the reputation of a game becomes somehow a standard to determine whether a game is good or bad.

However, the current gaming market is extremely diversified, which leaves many gaming standards inapplicable onto other genres. ...READ MORE

The Development of Telecommunication and Its Impacts on the World

The human history is a history solving the “connection distance” problem, on some angle.

Telecommunication is the technology that is constantly pushing human civilization forward, and still will be the pushing force in future.

In ancient ages, we sought to solve the simple problem of reducing our on-foot efforts commuting from place to place. We invented wheels, and later the taming of livestock make all this even easier, aka carriages and horses. ...READ MORE

Egos Infighting, Horrors Realizing – Perfect Blue Review

Phenomenal. A truly amazing experience. 

It’s a bit of strange yet repelling to look at a masterpiece from Satoshi Kon. His editing and the methods used in Perfect Blue reminds me all of the memories back in the days I was young watching all the Japanese animes. I worshiped the animes at the time, I love the styles they present, even though they’re unripe compared to the nowadays standards. But, it’s mesmerizing, to simply look at it. ...READ MORE

I Was a Wanderer Once After I Got an Arrow Shot in My Knee – Fallout: New Vegas Review

Quit and replayed and quit.

I’d like to compare this game with Fallout 4, whose plot is a clusterfuck compared to this one.

TL;DR

Plot side, New Vegas won. Other things than the plot, combat, graphics, and all that stuff, Fallout 4 won a little. And the grounds that both sides break even, music, UI and that.

Heavily spoilered alert. Don’t read it if you haven’t finished the game. ...READ MORE