Category Archives: Reviews

Actifry – a review

We recently got an Actifry (actually, that might be a brand name – it’s the Breville version). We got this mostly to make Slimming World chips, as my wife is doing Slimming World and I am roughly following along (I … Continue reading

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Killer Mermaids

Every once in a while, I quite like watching a crappy monster movie… not even something so-bad-it’s-funny… just something distinctly average. Today’s offering is Killer Mermaids, which I found on Netflix while searching to see if Alien was on there … Continue reading

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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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