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The Dance in the Deeps
A Clockwork Armada
"You're in America now," I said. "Our idea of diplomacy is showing up with a gun in one hand and a sandwich in the other and asking which you'd prefer."
--Harry Dresden [Turn Coat, by Jim Butcher]
There are only 10 kinds of people in the world: Those who know binary, and those who don't.
A place to keep all my random odds & ends; the awkward kitchen drawer of this website.
I have been looking for a word to describe the act/hobby/profession of game creation, & have been unable to find anything. Authors are not called book-writers, nor are tanners referred to as leather makers, nor is a seamstress called a clothes maker. So why do we refer to those of us who spend our time making games merely as "game makers" rather than having a particular word for this?
Ludurmist: Noun, /lu'dʊər'mɪst/(lu·dur·mist), one who creates games.
Silver melts at 1763.2 degrees Fahrenheit. Can you melt silver in a wood fire? Yes. I've only been able to do it with a shop-vac adding extra oxygen (with a pipe duct taped to the end of the hose). But it can be done.
I'm always trying to remember the ordering of this, and I haven't found it on the net anywhere in a concise list like this, so I decided to make my own. If you know of any errors, please drop me a line.