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A ploughin’ good time – The Witcher 2.

I’m at the climactic scene in Chapter 2 of The Witcher 2 and I’ve paused it to write this. This morning I picked up where I had left off, very intrigued, slightly disappointed, mid-May last year, with Witcher 2. The … Continue reading

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Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – 10 levels in

I’ve been playing Skyrim for a few hours now, have reached the somewhat arbitrary marker of ‘level 10’ and have plenty of opinion of this gaming behemoth that’s taking metacritic.com by storm with an average score of 96%. PC install … Continue reading

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Deus Exodus

Sad times then, eh. And I think I knew it was coming all along. I’ve been playing Deus Ex for 10 hours or so and unless it suddenly gets MUCH better, I’m a disenfranchised chap. I knew I shouldn’t have … Continue reading

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Notes to bike thieves

1. When stealing a bike don’t use your own security card to access the bike shed. 2. Don’t stare at the CCTV in broad daylight. 3. Don’t steal it from the same university you also study at. 4. Don’t, having … Continue reading

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Portraits

I’m going through the old version of the site I’m currently working on some designs for and came across this fascinating page of staff headshots. What a surreal collection, I feel like I should be looking at them in the … Continue reading

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Red Dead Redeem my money and buy a better game

**I just found this and it’s in note form but I have little to ZERO interest in finishing Red Dead Redemption. I got 80% of the way through. It hurt. So I’m posting up my whinings in note form and … Continue reading

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Vergismeinnicht – keeping secrets in a war

I remember in Upper School English classes, reading Birdsong, reading All Quiet on The Western Front, reading soldier poetry, and me seriously riling a group of girls. I found it extremely frustrating reading the female accounts of war. The ‘anguish’ … Continue reading

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