Master System was released as a direct competitor to the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) in the third generation of video game consoles. The Master System was constructed with hardware superior to that of the NES, but failed to overturn Nintendo's significant market share advantage in Japan and North America. However, it attained significantly more success in Europe and Brazil. (text from wikipedia)
Tags: gamer, retrogaming, retrogamer, retro, 90s
Myst was one of the most revolutionary video games. Time to honor that legacy. The island of Myst can be seen through the silhouette of the Stranger as he falls through the starry expanse, proving the strangeness and wonder of the island is not only without, but also within.
Tags: adventure, video-games, falling-man, myst-island, myst
Original illustration of a crossword solving cat. She sits in her pink chair in her rose print sweater and reading glasses, pencil at the ready and crossword puzzle book in her lap. She's the queen of the crossword, or at least an avid puzzler. By Sue Cervenka.
Tags: x33skq, crossword-puzzles, puzzles, games, cat
Original illustration of a cute cat character in a sweater and reading glasses sitting in a chair working on a cryptic crossword puzzle. In cryptics each clue is a little brain teaser puzzle. Cryptic crosswords are tougher than regular crosswords and so they appeal to many smart people who like to use their brains. They are popular in the UK but harder to find in the US so you may find puzzles that require a bit of knowledge of the history or landmarks of Britian and the rest of the UK.
Tags: cryptic, cryptic-crossword, word-games, word-puzzles, cat-doing-crossword
If you like to read mystery novels or watch mystery shows (the British ones are my favorites) and try to solve the crime, you are an armchair detective. This is an original illustration of a cat woman working on solving a mystery. She has her magnifying glass and pencils and a notebook to help work on the clues. A book is open in her lap. She's cute in her glasses, hat, and cardigan sweater. More pencils and books are waiting in a basket beside her chair.
Tags: detective, armchair-detective, cat, solving-mysteries, solving-puzzles
An armchair detective likes to read mystery novels or watch tv mysteries and movies and try to solve the crime. Whether you like cosy mysteries, police proceedurals, or highly suspensful crime dramas solving mysteries keeps your brain working. This cat in his vest and tie and glasses and fedora hat is sitting in his armchair and is all set to solve the crime. He has a magnifying glass and a notebook in his hands and a basket beside his chair that is full of pencils, notebooks, and mystery books.
Tags: mystery-games, detective, armchair-detective, murder-mysteries, mystery-tv