It’s been a long weekend, but I am back from Otakuthon 2018. Coverage of the event and of Anime Revolution 2018 will also be posted shortly. All in all, it was a great weekend with good food, good friends, and a good convention experience.
After a weekend like that, it’s time to get in some good sleep and head back to work for the week. Just as an update, I will also likely be attending Grand Prix Denver 2018 for Magic: The Gathering.
It is hard to believe it has already been a few months since the new year started. As I stated in my earlier plans, I will be heading to Sakura-con again this year. It looks like I will be spending most of my time down there with puddi & D_S as others have not confirmed yet.
There is always something about post-con days. Not only are you usually mentally and physically drained, a part of you also feels absent. There’s no better way to describe it other than “Post-con depression.” It can happen to anybody and the quality or even length of the convention is irrelevant. After spending BC Day off to recover, it is time to post some updates.
With February quickly approaching, it is time to lay out some plans for 2017. It has been pretty busy for me lately with juggling a new job with school.
Happy Lunar New Year everyone! I had a great dinner with family and friends. Hope you all had a good one as well. Looking forward to a great 2017.
After another long weekend of excitement and Chinese festivities, things are back to normal for me. However, my PC recently decided to finally give out on me. On the bright side, I had already ordered parts for a new PC. Overall, it has been a fairly good start to the year already. I’ve already attended GP Vancouver with puddi & D_S, and Sakura-con 2016 is just around the corner. Looks like the first half of 2016 will be a blast!
A bit belated, but Happy New Year! With 2015 behind us, it’s time to look forward to 2016 and all the great things to come. In terms of what will be cooking in 2016, here are a few concrete plans.
First up, I’ll be writing for Grind’Em Games at a more regular pace now. We’re looking to rejuvenate the site and to diversify the content on our blog about TCGs. Weiss will still be the primary focus, but with a few Magic: The Gathering events happening, that might be added as content as well.
Secondly, I’ll also continue to be on the 1k1soul podcast hosted by puddi and I. It’s been a fun adventure and I can only see it getting more interesting with new sets coming out this year.
Time sure does fly by. It has been a while since I’ve last posted here, but I feel like this is a good time to make a status post for the year of 2015. I’ve been pretty busy with school this semester, but I finally have a break. I’ll have the week off to get some work done and catch up on things like anime and readings. We’ll see how long my ‘free time’ lasts though.
For the upcoming year, I’ll most likely continue what I’ve been doing with the addition of more school work. I’m actually taking a graduate level course this semester, and let’s just say it’s not going to get any easier. In my free time I’ll still work on different projects such as coding, translating, editing, writing, or whatever needs to get done.
When it comes to events I’ll be attending this year, I can pretty much confirm the following.
- GP Vancouver – For Magic
- Sakura-con – In Seattle during Easter weekend
- Anime Revolution 2015 – Again in Vancouver
Other than the following 3 events, I don’t have too much planned, but only time will tell. If you’re planning to head to any of the events listed above, let’s see if we can meet up. Feel free to leave a comment or contact me on Twitter @shcboomer.