Tag Archives: Aliens

Ghostfishing

“Sir! Sir! There’s a problem with the zoological research drones at GXH-927J! They’re malfunctioning!” “927J…” his boss mumbled, his flaps buzzing. “I wasn’t aware we had any active drones in that system.” “We’re not supposed to, that’s the problem! The … Continue reading

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Where Could Life Exist?

I came across the below infographic from World Science Festival and wanted to share it.  It’s about where in the universe we might find life, and the points in favor of and against such a possibility.  It’s neat.  I think … Continue reading

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Official XCOM 2 “Retaliation” Trailer

We got a new trailer for XCOM 2!  It’s so hard waiting.  The original release date was November, but it’s been pushed back to February 5th.  Still, I trust Firaxis.  They made an amazing XCOM, and I really think XCOM … Continue reading

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XCOM 2 “Welcome to the Avenger” Gameplay

I can’t wait for XCOM 2!  The next three months are going to be far too long for my taste.  I absolutely loved XCOM, a squad- and turn-based strategy game that saw you fighting alien forces bent on invading earth. … Continue reading

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Chantek the Human

If you’ve never heard about Chantek before, now’s the perfect time to do so.  There’s a great, and free, documentary about him online that I’d highly recommend.  His story is both fascinating and heartbreaking.  He was raised by humans on … Continue reading

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Remember Them

Remember Them For millions upon millions of years, it drifted through space alone.  At a time when trilobites swarmed through the seas of earth, it had been cast out of its home solar system.  A wandering star had passed too … Continue reading

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Happy X-Day

Happy X-Day Everyone!  It’s March 1, 2015: the beginning of the alien invasion in XCOM: Enemy Unknown! I thought I’d celebrate by sharing some of my favorite XCOM art. Piero Macgowan has a bunch on his blog, but I’d like … Continue reading

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