So a lot of things have been happening since I last updated this blog. I put it on the backburner because things like school and… well pretty much just school, ended up kicking my ass, taking my lunch money, and telling me that I better never talk to the pretty cheerleaders again. But the blog has always been in the back of my mind. I’ve even broken it out a few times to talk about interesting news, but then decided that my humble opinions were not worthy of the interblags. But now I have to show you something.
So, at first my major qualm against reviewing Farm Town was that it’s a Facebook app. And at first I was worried that that might exclude people– I mean, you can’t exactly play it if you don’t have a facebook. But then I realized that nowadays everyone and their grandmother has a facebook, so I felt that a review—or at least rant—about one of facebook’ most rapidly-growing apps was fairly warranted.
What is it about internet flash games that hook me harder than cocaine? Why can I play a free game on the internet for hours on end, while my expensive-all gaming systems sit by the television, relatively unused? And what keeps me coming back to a game which pales in comparison to the original Super Mario in complexity and graphic development, months after I’ve beaten the game?
Case in point: Dino Run.
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