On October 10, 2009 (two years ago today), I wrote my first blog entry for the Barimen Legacy and posted it to the now defunct sims3legacy.com. At that time, I had no idea it would take on a life of its own and occupy my brain with a story that begged to be told.
I had previously written a number of PBeM (play by email) RPGs, most notably as “Captain Shays” in a Star Trek themed game. I also wrote as GM for my own PBeM based upon Roger Zelazny’s Chronicles of Amber. Fans of Roger Zelazny will note quite a few elements borrowed from the Amber series, including many of the names and some personality traits from his iconic characters.
In order to celebrate two years of the Barimens, and to thank all those who remain patient as I plod through my story, I have put together a few images that were omitted from the story. These are all original screenshots that I’ve saved since the beginning. What can I say? I’m a bit of a pack rat… just ask my wife about “the comic collection”.
And last, but not least (well, age-wise, perhaps)…