Monday was a bank holiday here in the UK, which usually means an extended weekend, a long lie-in and a possibly a few video games on the sofa. But that … Continue Reading Insomnia61: a round-up
For his tenth birthday back in June, my stepson Ethan asked my other-half and I for a Switch or Xbox he could keep in his bedroom. We decided against it … Continue Reading YouTube and ‘perfect gamer’ pressure
My other-half and I may have had to leave Kitacon a day early due to a cat-related disaster but we were there long enough this past weekend for it to … Continue Reading Kitacon 2017: the good, the bad and the anime
While my other-half and I were at Kitacon this past weekend, we decided to attend a panel early on Saturday morning entitled Body Confidence in Cosplay. Neither of us are … Continue Reading Kitacon 2017: body confidence in cosplay
2017’s Kitacon event took place this weekend at the University of Warwick in Coventry and it was the first time my other-half and I had been to the convention (apart … Continue Reading Kitacon 2017: a round-up
I’ll hopefully be on my way to Kitacon – the UK’s largest, residential, non-profit anime and geek culture convention – when this post is published. This year it’s taking place … Continue Reading Kitacon 2017: it’s here!
I don’t watch an awful lot of television: it’s rare that a show captures my attention enough to make me want to watch it and I’d rather play a video … Continue Reading Stranger adventures
There’s nothing I like more than a video game set in a beautiful digital world, with interesting puzzles that provide just the right level of challenge and a good story … Continue Reading <em>Epitasis</em>: a beautiful and puzzling Kickstarter