The Blog of Paine

I Hate What Destiny 2 Has Become, It’s Time For An Extended Break

April 13, 2020 // 2 Comments

This is going to be a lengthy read, but it comes from someone with about six thousand hours invested in the Destiny franchise, with a little over two thousand of that in Destiny 2. Since September 2014, Destiny has been my main game. I’ve been hooked on it since the Alpha in June. While I’ve played and beaten other games since then, they have [...]

Patriot’s Playing: Assassin’s Creed Odyssey

November 19, 2019 // 0 Comments

It’s been a long time since I’ve done one of these, but that’s partly because I play little outside of Destiny 2… or at least did for a while. I’m becoming increasingly frustrated with Destiny, and perhaps burnt out, so I’ve been playing very little of it the past two weeks. As a result, I’ve finally made [...]

Ditching Google, Hello Brave and Bing

March 30, 2019 // 0 Comments

It’s been a long time coming, but I’ve finally cut Google (well mostly, there’s no good alternative to YouTube) out of my life. I had been using the Chrome browser since it was first released. I’m not going to lie, it has been a great browser and still is. I just wanted to get out of the Google ecosystem, for no other [...]