Normally, my online gaming jollies get fulfilled during our Friday Night Follies gaming sessions, where we all gather in my basement and play multiplayer games in the same room. Since we can all yell at each other to our hearts’ content, we don’t need headsets or microphones. Lately, I’ve been actually gaming a little more online, and the need for communication has become critical. Last year, I played a lot of Mass Effect 3 multiplayer, and noticed the lack of…Continue reading Headset or Microphone for Gaming?
The madness started in college, as it often does. I’d gotten into my head that I wanted to learn a bit more about classical music. I’d pretty much ignored the genre until the start of my third decade, so figured it was time to learn a little more. The music library at Western Washington University offered a pretty good selection of 33RPM recordings, along with individual cubicles with headphones for listening. I started with Beethoveen’s 6th symphony, because of course.…Continue reading Headphones And Me