Monthly Archives: October 2010

Working day: Connecting with Kinect

    Today was a working day where I found myself in a swanky hotel near Marble Arch for my hands-off (Copyright © The PR guy who was at the event).  Do you want the good news or the bad … Continue reading

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And another thing: Why I must finish you!! (for the purposes of this review)

    A while back, the inimitable Keith Stuart at the Guardian Gaming Blog wrote a rather interesting piece about gaming hackdom and whether or not the people who review games should be expected to play they games they review right … Continue reading

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Working day: Blizzard hits Anaheim

Live bands, costume competitions, boogie offs, broken limbs, an ambush in a mailbox, hand-painted tankards, T-shirts, statues, Tenacious D, virtual tickets, a Demon Hunter, rows and rows and rows of networked computers, Jay Mohr, Cat someone or other, The Guild … Continue reading

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Shiny Stuff: Vanquish figurine

This arrived in the post today and all I can say is Holy Cow! The postman’s fingers must’ve disintegrated as he handed it over. This is ten pounds worth of awesome in a two pound box. 

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And another thing: Fable III or Fallout New Vegas?

    In the next couple of weeks Fallout New Vegas and Fable III hit the shelves in gaming retail outlets around the country. Both are massive RPG adventures, both look to be high-quality titles and both will take you the … Continue reading

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And another thing: Kinect compacting

Unless you’ve been locked in an isolation ward for the past five months or so, you’ll know that next month heralds the arrival of Kinect, Microsoft’s hand-free motion controller. A lot of things have been written about Kinect – a … Continue reading

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And another thing: Speed Dating (Xbox 360 Version)

So. Speed dating. We’ve all done it right? Actually, I haven’t, I’m not entirely sure how it works, and I’m incapable of researching it after getting IP banned from Google, so I’m going to base my speed dating knowledge on … Continue reading

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