Swords and Sandals and it’s follow-up
I just received this joke email from a friend which I’ll repeat for you here as it made me laugh. “All of these are legitimate companies that didn’t spend quite enough time considering how their on-line names might appear … and be misread. These are not made up. Check them out yourself! “Who Represents” is […]
I’ve just finished watching A Scanner Darkly which I really enjoyed. To follow up I read the Wikipedia page about the story, then the Philip K. Dick page, which then led me to Sandoz (as a friend of mine used to work at Novartis) and LSD. My ‘trip’ concluded with a film about British […]
I just finished the new Zelda game on Wii. It was good, I’d have been happy to have worked on that. The things I didn’t like include monsters respawning as soon as you leave the room they’re in, all of the carefully timed jumping, and the generaly linearity of play – there’s really only one […]
I’ve just had my first session of a module called “Game Cultures”. We played Texas Hold ’em poker and I did rather well, thanks for asking. Now this is what getting an education is supposed to be all about.
garethrwhite.wordpress.com (16:13:20): Where do you stand on the current generation of consoles, Mike? Mike (16:14:50): I think the Wii is really cool and inventive and will do really well. I think Sony have shot themselves in the foot so many times that there’s not much of a leg left to speak of and I think […]
This prominent psychologist isn’t alone, Some people may smoke dope just to relax or have fun, but for me the reason goes deeper. In fact, I can honestly say that without cannabis, most of my scientific research would never have been done and most of my books on psychology and evolution would not have been […]
Looks like FPS could be feasible on consoles finally.
There’s a new MMPORPG that sounds like it’s got some really cool features.