Category Archives: Reviews

Alexa, write me a blog post

I have had an Amazon Dot for around six months now, which I think is enough time to jot down a few thoughts on how it’s performing. I went for the Dot, rather than the Echo, because I personally thought … Continue reading

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Fallen London – A review

I came across Fallen London a while back, but didn’t really have the time to commit to it. Recently I’ve started playing again and I thought I’d pen a few words on the subject, for those who might consider giving … Continue reading

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Hard West

In the run up to Christmas, I picked up a new game via Steam, called Hard West. If you’ve not come across this game – quite likely, as it appears to have a fairly small following currently – it’s a … Continue reading

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The Cypher System – initial thoughts

I picked up a copy of the Cypher System recently and, while I haven’t had chance to use it in anger, I thought I’d present a few initial thoughts… I’m writing this from the point of view of someone already … Continue reading

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Avengers: Age of Ultron – A few thoughts and no spoilers

I went to see Age of Ultron last night and it’s fairly unsusprising that it was another solid addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. As with the first Avengers film, it was an excellent combination of action, humour and great … Continue reading

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Monument Valley

Just a short post today, to recommend a game called Monument Valley for the iPad (and Android, I believe). It’s a puzzle game primarily; you have to guide a little girl through a series of paths with moving parts, buttons … Continue reading

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My new Pebble

I finally succumbed to getting a Pebble Steel (by “succumbed”, I mean that I finally persuaded my wife to let me buy one) and I thought I’d share my initial impressions. I’ve had it for about a week, so I’ve … Continue reading

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