Years ago, I saw footage of a potential launch craft that used a super-powerful ground-based pulse laser for propulsion. It had a big parabolic mirror facing towards the laser, and when the laser fired into it, the concentrated light energy would literally detonate the air directly underneath the craft, forcing it up.… Read more
Upvoted under protest.
I think she’ll pull through. Though I’m sure your concern for her well-being is appreciated.
Well, it seems you’re a thin-skinned humorless dick, too.
I played Alien Isolation, and found it more frustrating than scary. With all the repetition the game requires, familiarity starts to set in quick, and that is the death of horror! Having to repeat a sequence over and over again after getting caught by the Xenomorph means you eventually figure out the patterns. You… Read more
Picking the snark back up now.
OK, well *you’re* kind of a humorless dick, but I still dig your avatar.
There’s a terrific yōkai-heavy Ikari Warriors-type shooter for the SNES, called Pocky & Rocky. One of the two playable characters, Rocky, is a racoon yōkai. He & Pocky, a temple priestess, are charged with keeping the peace between the spirit world and the world of humans. Right off the bat in that game, there are… Read more
Putting the snark aside for a moment, I gotta say I really dig your avatar & user name.
Boy, that is serious. You should ask for your money back.
Honestly, I don’t have one. I’ve only been dimly aware of his existence until now, and thanks to the likes of Gordon Ramsay and Paula Dean, I tend to view modern celebrity chefs as a sort of entertainment carcinoma; something to be excised rather than encouraged. But after reading what’s been written here & elsewhere,… Read more