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Nintendo Direct

Posted by Lon'qu , Nov 12 2015 · 98 views

Finally, a release date for Fire Emblem Fates! I only just picked up the series this past summer (I played Awakening, Blazing Blade, Sacred Stones, Radiant Dawn, and Shadow Dragon), but I already love it. Which is weird, because I normally don't enjoy RPGs that much. Really the only ones I've tried and liked are the Fire Emblem and Mario & Luigi series. Anyhow, I have preordered my special edition, so now the only thing left to do is to figure out which of the three paths to choose. I've leaned Conquest ever since Xander first appeared, but we'll have to wait and see. And I suppose Revelation is also a possibility, but I'd rather play Conquest and Birthright first.

As for the other stuff, Twilight Princess HD is interesting, but I don't care too much because 1) I've already set aside my video game money for Fates, and 2) I can still borrow my library's Wii copy and play it. Wind Waker HD made sense, since no version of Wind Waker worked on the Wii U before then. I'm kind of indifferent about it. I like Twilight Princess, but it's not my favorite, and I don't care for how so many Zelda fans hail it as being "realistic" when it's really just the animesque Ocarina of Time style with muddier colors. Even so, I probably will try to get it eventually, but if I get a Zelda remake anytime soon, it'll be Majora's Mask 3D, since it's my favorite Zelda.

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam looks just as fun as Mario & Luigi games usually are. I'm sure the Paper Mario fans are disappointed that it takes so few gameplay elements from the Paper Mario series. Maybe there'll be a Paper Mario & Luigi eventually. Personally, I was hoping that the next Mario & Luigi game would feature Wario and Waluigi as the guest protagonists/antagonists, or maybe Peach and Daisy (Mario & Luigi: Double Date?). Anyhow, I still love Mario & Luigi games. I hope this one lives up to my favorite, Bowser's Inside Story.

I know nothing about Final Fantasy VII, so I don't really care about Cloud. I suppose this means that Magnus from Kid Icarus: Uprising has even less of a shot than he did before. Which I don't mind, but he's still the first thing that came to mind when I saw Cloud's sword.

I'm not really into Star Fox or Xenoblade Chronicles, so Star Fox Zero and Xenoblade Chronicles X don't really catch my interest. (Besides, I'm outta money.) Neither does much of the other stuff. Even so, with plenty of Zelda, Fire Emblem, and Mario & Luigi, this was one of my favorite directs yet.


The DeLorean Has Crashed

Posted by Lon'qu , in Baseball Oct 21 2015 · 95 views

I guess the Cubs never have believed in soft landings.

Nevertheless, they far exceeded my expectations this year. Doesn't make it hurt less, though.


Fire Emblem Names

Posted by Lon'qu , in BZPower Oct 21 2015 · 86 views

I had forgotten that someone had the name "Lucina" here until I saw that blog directly above mine in the list.

And now I wish that there were some name change fad where everybody was a Fire Emblem character. But then I'd be second-guessing my choice of Lon'qu, when I could have also chosen Hector, Gregor, or Donnel.

Nah, I would have just chosen Lon'qu anyway.


"Quick, Marty, to the DeLorean!"

Posted by Lon'qu , in Baseball Oct 20 2015 · 92 views

"We've mistakenly altered the space-time continuum to prevent the Cubs from reaching the World Series!"

"What, Doc?"

"No time to explain!"

Doc and Marty better fix this. When I wake up tomorrow, I expect the Cubs to be up at least 2-1 in the series.

And I want my hoverboard too, but first things first.


So, the Cubbies

Posted by Lon'qu , in BZPower, Baseball Oct 20 2015 · 58 views

They're making me really happy and frustrated at the same time.

Oh, and I'm poking around here again for the next few days.

And I changed my name to Lon'qu, because he's a total boss.


And now the visit is over!

Posted by Lon'qu , in BZPower, Work/School Oct 15 2014 · 269 views

It was nice dropping in for the BIONICLE celebration party, but now I've got midterms to worry about. So long again, folks.


New Blog Title

Posted by Lon'qu , in BZPower Oct 13 2014 · 185 views

I decided to go ahead and dull down my blog. It's not like I'm around much anymore to talk about baseball. This is the most activity I've had in a long time, thanks to BIONICLE's return.


Quick BaseBlog

Posted by Lon'qu , in Baseball Oct 11 2014 · 202 views

How 'bout dem Royals? Have they ever gotten hot at the right time.

Also, go Giants. I don't need the stinkin' Cardinals to win another World Series.

Also, I hope you enjoy my name change. I'll probably change it back on my next visit, like I did with Sohcah, Toa of Trigonometry.


Closing Out My Visit

Posted by Lon'qu , in BZPower Apr 04 2014 · 285 views

Well, it's been fun having this little return to activity this week, but I'll be heading back to inactivity starting Sunday. I'm likely to drop in again later on, and I'll still be here tomorrow, but, y'know, I got college to work on, and I believe I'll leave BZPower in the past. Unless BIONICLE ever starts back up again, and then maybe I'll come back for the reunion party.


Opening Night and Reminiscence

Posted by Lon'qu , in BZPower, Baseball, Work/School Mar 30 2014 · 298 views

Hello folks. Thought I'd say howdy. College has been going well. Midterms were about three weeks ago. I got A's in History, English, and New Testament Survey, with B's in Photography, Life of Christ, and Speech. Softball I only got a D in, mainly because I skipped the twelve-minute run to have lunch with my pastor while he was visiting. It also doesn't help that I'm not exactly the image of physical fitness. My brain is far more fit than my body.
Anyhow, Opening Night was tonight, and since it used to be my job to make some comment about baseball, when this wonderful time of year rolled around, let me just say that that was a good comeback by San Diego. As for Brian Wilson, how quickly the mighty have fallen. The "fear the beard" era seems like it was a long time ago.
There are actually a lot of things that seem like they were all a long time ago, particularly things on BZP. Every once in a while, I've decided to go ahead and lurk for an evening on the forums, and just for the fun of it, changed my display name to "Sohcah, Toa of Trig." However, I unfortunately chose to lurk at a time when there was a tense topic about the political incorrectness (whether perceived or actual) of Ninjago. I remember that when I was younger, and first joined BZP, I couldn't have imagined things like that going on, yet in my last days here, it seemed like controversial topics like that was all people cared to talk about. While I miss a lot of things here, there are also quite a few things I'm glad I left behind, and I'm kind of disappointed that that was what I found when I decided to just visit.
However, it is always nice to go through the older posts and see what we had a little more fun discussing. I especially like going through old birthday topics as we tried to find some novel way of wishing somebody happy birthday. I also enjoy seeing that Opinion pieces are more common on the front page now than they used to be. Which is to say, they exist again. As long as that's true, I'll consider it one of my proudest contributions to the community to have dusted off old Pohatu.
Anyhow, it was nice visiting again. If you guys care to comment, I may lurk a little for the next few days to reply, but I do have tests this week to which I'll have to return my attention. Also, go Cubs, go!

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Bzpower Members' Teams

Here, the favorite teams of all the BZPower members I can find are listed. If you'd like me to add you, please comment in the Official Favorite MLB Teams Entry of the BaseBlog. I will try to add you as soon as possible.

National League

Central Division

Chicago Cubs: LewaLew, 55555, What?, Megan51, Makuta Jarvan

Cincinnati Reds: None

Pittsburgh Pirates: WERE DOING THIS

Milwaukee Brewers: Cherixon, Than the Moa

St. Louis Cardinals: Toa Onarax, Toaman25
West Division

San Francisco Giants: Nuju Metru, Iro, Great being Velika

Los Angeles Dodgers: None

Colorado Rockies: Shadix, Alpha123, xccj

Arizona Diamondbacks: Progenitus Worldsoul

San Diego Padres: thoron

East Division

Philadelphia Phillies: Akuna Toa of Sonics, Legolover-361, Sir Dr. Mr. Count Celu MD

New York Mets: Bambi

Atlanta Braves: None

Miami Marlins: None

Washington Nationals: None

American League

Central Division

Minnesota Twins: Zakitano, Takuma Nuva, Zerothemaster

Detroit Tigers: None

Cleveland Indians: Aho-Chan

Kansas City Royals: None

Chicago White Sox: terminallyCapricious

West Division

Texas Rangers: Rarity, tent163phantoka

Los Angeles Angels: thebeggarpie

Oakland Athletics: None

Seattle Mariners: Kakaru, Toa Kaithas, Swert
Houston Astros: Flaredrick: Forgotten One

East Division

New York Yankees: Captain Marvel, Kylus, Toa 11, Zarayna

Boston Red Sox: Chro, Iskandar

Toronto Blue Jays: Blade: Hero of Truth

Baltimore Orioles: Princess Grr (That's the Smeaginator, if he has another name change sometime again)

Tampa Bay Rays: Sumiki

2nd Favorites

Nuju Metru: New York Yankees

Iro: Oakland Athletics

WERE DOING THIS: New York Yankees

Zerothemaster: Colorado Rockies
Toa Onarax: Boston Red Sox
xccj: Seattle Mariners
Kakaru: Colorado Rockies
Flaredrick: Forgotten One: Texas Rangers
Great being Velika: Oakland Athletics

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I'm LewaLew, former BZPower RK, former Reporter, and former unofficial baseball blogger. Once, this blog served as the home of my primarily baseball-related musings. Now that I'm in college, I have little time for baseball and BZPower, so it sits here idle except for an occasional visit on my part. Please enjoy or cringe at what you read from my past, and if you'd like, go ahead and comment in the favorite baseball teams entry so that the next time a blue moon rolls around and I visit, I can add you to that content block.

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For those of you who don't know (which would mean everyone but Aho-Chan and Sumiki) the BaseBlog is beyond a blog, this is beyond baseball it's a blog that focuses on the great American sport of baseball. The idea of a baseball themed blog has actually been in the works by me ever since Super Bowl XLIV, when Aho-Chan posted a blog entry asking if anyone besides himself didn't care for the Super Bowl, to which I suddenly got the idea of a baseball-themed blog so I could talk about my favorite sport without waiting for someone else to post in the Official Baseball Topic in the Completely Off Topic forum.

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