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You really haven’t lived until you’ve gambled on turnip prices. What does that mean, you ask? Nintendo, in a moment of spectacularly fortunate timing, unleashed the newest version of its seminal life simulation game on the cusp of the global pandemic’s outbreak. Animal Crossing New Horizons boosted sales of its native console, the Nintendo Switch, so massively that the once ubiquitous device virtually disappeared from store shelves. J & K both picked up the game (months apart), and today we’re here to tell you how we feel about Nintendo’s instant best-seller. J I have owned every Nintendo gaming console at some point or another, andRead More →

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Happy New Year, Seekers! Jonathan here. One of my favorite quotes of all time is from Vincent Van Gogh. He said, “For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.” I have always been an ardent devotee of science fiction, and those words perfectly capture the way reading a great space opera kindles my imagination. Today, I want to share 5 of my favorite sci-fi reads that made me want to craft my own. May they be a source of inspiration to you as well! Revelation Space, by Alastair Reynolds — This book will blow yourRead More →

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2020 is almost (finally) behind us, and the world will breathe a sigh of relief. As we step forward into a brighter future, J and K have a few things in mind that they hope to accomplish in the year to come. J Like many, I have had my workout routine disrupted by the pandemic. Once I get settled into my new home (moving from CA to TX), I want to find a new gym and get back to lifting. While I’ve enjoyed getting outside and going hiking, kayaking, and a number of other things, I’m ready to push some metal again. On the writingRead More →