Easily Distracted: Things which aren’t Warcraft

A couple of other games have been distracting me from WoW recently.

First up is the amazing, awesome and hilarious Scribblenauts Unlimited. It has haunted houses, dinosaurs and castles to explore plus the Headless Horseman as an art lover which is absolutely how I envisioned him. You have to help save your sister by creating (by typing) items to solve problems and make people happy. There is no right answer to the problem although there are definitely wrong ones (vampire teddy being one example) and it’s interesting to see how Mr Harpy would solve problems differently to me.

On my phone, I love Aqueducts.

Taking this:


To this is a bit addictive.

Although I’m far from a natural aqueduct builder. Mr Harpy takes a very sensible and logical approach, starting from the far end and figuring out what options work and what does. I take a much more relaxed approach and essentially “wing” it. I suspect Caesar would have fed to me the lions for my attitude and tendency to flood vast areas of the city although I’d probably have already accidentally drowned the lions.

 

Finally, I have found a replacement for the Chibi maker which had distracted me for far too long. This is Avatar Maker: Witches and apparently at heart I’m still the little girl who loved reading about Dorrie the Little Witch and the Worst Witch books.

 

I’m also trying to increase both the amount of fiction and non fiction I read as it feels like I read 100 children’s books to every 1 adult book at the moment. For Fiction at the moment I’m reading “Life and Fate” plus “American Gods“. They do make for slightly unlikely bed fellows I admit. My Mother buys me books for Christmas every year (I know it’s early) but if anyone has any suggestions especially in terms of non-fiction I’d love to hear them. I’m interested in most things, especially the quirky and unusual.

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Days 10 through 13 – A Screenshot A Day

Here’s the next installment of November’s A Screenshot A Day.

Day 10 – Book

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It makes you wonder what sort of titles the Undead and Demonic denizens of Karazhan have an issue with.  Is this a pile of romantic novels crackling away or perhaps religious tomes?

Day 11 – A Memory

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Here we see love’s young dream is just a distant memory.

Day 12 – Clouds

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Days 13 – Part of Me

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I’m far too fond of chewing gum and can’t leave home without it in my bag. Thanks to Daeaye of the Wyvern’s Tail now I can even chew it in-game.

Day 6 – A Screenshot A Day

Today’s prompt is “Getting Read” and that’s just what this screenshot is crying out for, someone to sit and read their way through this lot.

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If I existed in the game world, I suspect that on breaching karazhan, I would get distracted right about now.