Animal Crossing Pocket Camp, Other Video Games 0 comments on Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp – Cool Scoop Scavenger Hunt

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp – Cool Scoop Scavenger Hunt

My Pocket Camp character is wearing a pirate captain's hat, a pirates tee and vest, and other items. At their feet is a cool scoops gyordite. It is patterned like an ice cream cone, and has two scoops of ice cream on top of it.

There is a pattern to the events on Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. It starts with planting flowers for prizes. Next is a Fishing Tourney (for more prizes). The last one is a scavenger hunt where the player collects gyordites and uses them to craft prizes.

Usually, there is a theme that runs through all three events. This time, that didn’t happen.

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Animal Crossing Pocket Camp, Other Video Games 1 comment on Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp – Fishing Tourney Pirate Life

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp – Fishing Tourney Pirate Life

My Pocket Camp character holds up two smalltooth sand tigers.

There are three parts to an event in Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. The first one involves planting flowers and capturing rare creatures. The second one is a Fishing Tourney. The third is a scavenger hunt.

Fishing Tourney Pirate Life started on July 11, 2020, and ended on July 19, 2020. It began shortly after Gulliver’s Port Resort ended. The screenshots in this blog post were taken in July of 2020.

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U.S. Department of Education Discharges Student Loans

Photo of a woman looking at a laptop. She is using a wheelchair. Photo by Marcus Aurelius from Pexels.
Photo by Marcus Aurelius from Pexels

On August 19, 2021, the U.S. Department of Education announced that over 323,000 borrowers who have a total and permanent disability (TPD) will receive more than $5.8 billion in automatic student loan discharges due to a new regulation. The change will apply to borrowers who are identified through an existing data match with the Social Security Administration (SSA). It will begin with the September quarterly match with SSA.

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Neko Atsume, Other Video Games 0 comments on Neko Atsume: Temari Ball

Neko Atsume: Temari Ball

A ball made of layers of fabric.

Neko Atsume is a game where the entire goal is to attract cats to your home/yard. The only way to do it is to put out items that the cats might be interested in playing with. Some cats enjoy the Temari Ball.

The flavor text on the Temari Ball says: Real Temari Balls are fine pieces of Japanese folk art fashioned from layers of fabric. This one’s made for cats.

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Other Video Games, Seekers Notes 0 comments on Seekers Notes: Mysterious Friend Collection

Seekers Notes: Mysterious Friend Collection

A series of boxes with a unique item in each. The box at the end is grayed out.

Seekers Notes is a game where the player becomes the Seeker and must find hidden objects that the townspeople lost. The town of Darkwood is under a curse, and things go missing. Most quests in the game are “one-offs” that end when a player completes a collection.

The Mysterious Friend Collection is part of a series of quests that are part of the Performer’s Path event. This one takes place after the player finishes the Creative Environment Collection.

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Diablo II: Resurrected, Diablo II: Resurrected Open Beta 0 comments on Diablo II: Resurrected – Clips

Diablo II: Resurrected – Clips

A screenshot of my Barbarian from the Diablo II: Resurrected Open Beta

I had a lot of fun playing the Diablo II: Resurrected Open Beta. There has been a bit of a learning curve as I learn how to use an Xbox Series S controller and navigate the Xbox menus. The game itself, however, feels intuitive and I am thrilled to have had the opportunity to play the Open Beta.

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