Monday, May 7, 2012

A to Z Challenge Reflections Post 2012

This was my second year completing the A to Z Challenge. Even though I felt disorganized in the beginning, I knew I would be able to do it. I tried to visit and comment on as many blogs as I could and I found some really great ones!

These are a few of the blogs I know will I continue to check out in the future:

I admit that I'm not much of a commenter. If I stumbled on a blog and the theme or topic was completely foreign to me, I usually didn't say anything. I know I have a very niche blog. I understand if some  A to Z visitors don't care about video games. I wouldn't expect them to leave a comment, just for the sake of commenting. So, if you visited and commented, you're awesome. If you visited and didn't comment cause you don't know anything about gaming, that's cool.

My only gripe about the challenge is visiting blogs who never seemed to post about the challenge at all or gave up on the letter "C," for example. I know real life gets in the way. However,  I also found a number of bloggers who couldn't complete the challenge, but they made a short post about needing to quit.

 I love that I have to think of a gaming topic for every letter. It's fun, but sort of difficult especially the second time around. But I will definitely do it again next year.

Thanks to everyone who put this challenge together!


  1. Thanks for the shoutout!

    I am amazed that you managed to find a gaming related topic for every day of the challenge - that just shows how knowledgeable you are! :D

  2. Thanks for the honorable mention. I've been enjoying your post-challenge posts. Keep the good stuff coming. :)

  3. Thanks for the mention! I enjoyed your A-Z Challenge posts and even learned some new things.

  4. Wooohooo I made the blog list ;) Thanks. Loved following your blog. Finding your blog and look forward to continuing to follow your blog.

  5. Stopping over from Jeremy's blog. Wow, you blogged about some fun subjects! Kudos for making it through the challenge.

    Allison (Geek Banter)

    1. Thanks! I'm looking forward to reading your top ten games posts.

  6. Thanks for the mention! I'm glad I found your blog. I really enjoy it, and I'm looking forward to reading more.

  7. Congratulation on finishing the challenge. During the challenge I didn't visit as many blogs as I would like to but, cross my heart, I'm visiting every single one with the reflection post! I am so glad my journey brought me here.

    Evalina, This and that...

  8. Oh hello, I think I missed your reflections post from the linky.

    Well, it must've been fun to meet like-minded bloggers.
    Congratulations on surviving the Challenge :)

    Roadtrip: On my way from A all the way to Z!
    English Speaking Zone