Changes Being Made

Although this isn’t site news for, per se, it is for SBXIV. I’m honestly tired. I am tired and worn out by the comments I read once in awhile regarding the cursing on the show. Because apparently, despite more XIV shows coming out, people MUST make comments about SBXIV and the amount of cursing going on. Which, I might add, is ridiculous considering it is:

1.) Marked Explicit or NSFW on iTunes and on the site.
2.) There are more XIV shows than there were months ago. Honestly its not that hard to click stop/pause and find something else more suitable to someone’s ears. It seems ridiculous to go complaining about it, when there are other options for people to choose from. That is also why there are different shows out there for people to watch. I am not the biggest fan of certain TV shows, but I won’t complain about the fact that a particular show doesn’t suit my tastes. That just seems pretty stupid.

There were several choices I was going to make…

The most drastic was to step back. Way back. Thank Frei for pointing out that there are people who surprisingly like me and what I do. But if I was considered to be a problem, it seemed reasonable for me to take myself out of the equation. But taking myself out of the equation then changes the entire tone of the show, and that was what concerned Frei and Orophen. Instead we agreed that we would either make a conscious effort to cull back the swearing or make edits to take it out. Honestly, I am pretty peeved about it. The shows were meant for friends to chill and talk about XIV in a way that was more entertaining than the boring straight talk some podcasts do. I get people like so called “professional” shows, and hey… that’s great. I don’t. I dislike em for many reasons, but I won’t berate someone for liking something I hate nor will I complain to those shows that they aren’t being what I want them to be. That’s why I went and made my own. Makes sense, right? If you want something done right, do it yourself!

But… the show is undoubtedly getting attention because of reddit, google, iTunes, or whatever. So I decided to we would soon begin to take down all of the old episodes and archive them somewhere. Which, honestly, is about time we do so anyway because the game is going to be new and different. It doesn’t make sense to have the old content up for people to easily grab and get a hold of. Though I know it really won’t do much in the long run, because people already have a set opinion of us. Which, honestly, suits me just fine. If they like something else, good for them. I won’t cry over it, because this isn’t a competition for me. I am just peeved (mostly at myself, because I get curious) when I read comments complaining about something like the swearing or the shit I say because it makes them “uncomfortable”. Don’t like it? Fine. Quietly back off and go find something else or make something suitable for your tastes and listen to it! But… whatever. I’m tired. I’m tired and frustrated and I really just want to yell and scream at people to shut the fuck up and back off. If it starts to become more work than play for me, I still stand by word of dropping everything. No regrets if it came to that, because it would be way better than building up resentment and anger over something that is supposed to be a fun project for those involved or want to participate and listen.

A Fresh Start

Hello and welcome to my new domain: If you are a long time reader of mine, you are probably rolling my eyes at my newest domain name acquisition. Trust me, my boyfriend is doing the same thing. Currently ALL of my entries can be found directly at I wanted to start fresh and new, but I also wanted to keep in tact old memories that I had chronicled over the years. This was as good a compromise as any, and would allow me to start things off fresh without having to go back and retag and categorize everything.

You may be wondering: what is the difference between this site and! Simply put, I realized that not everyone may be interested in my day to day ramblings, and that a large part of my twitter following is predominately due to FFXI, FFXIV, or any array of video games or MMO.

So what can you expect to see here? Most likely the same things you found on my other blogs. Ranging anywhere from my adventures with friends, thoughts on news, thoughts on other things, etc, but mostly focused on, well, video games or technology. My blog is rather mundane, and its not really meant to be THE source (or any kind of source, for that matter) of high end game content or what have you. Other sources are far more capable than I am, and have more time and patience to dedicate to such an intricate craft.

In other words, if you are searching for super cool detailed stuff that would help you be the best that you can be? Well, you are at the wrong place. If you want to be bored to tears reading the adventures and glancing at the occasional screenshot of a girl and her friends, or even to read a derp-tastic guide on how to do things with a not so ideal setup? Perfect! You are at the right place! :) Enjoy!