Monthly Archives: December 2006

Sometimes the future ain’t better than the past

Looking at the Xmas (computer) games we over the last couple of days, we all decided we rather missed Twinsen’s “Little Big Adventure“. We seem to have had this game since we first got a computer in the house. It is a delightful, if some what surreal, third party adventure set in a fantasy world. The games house that wrote it is/was French.   … » Read more …

Some machinima viewing…

I wrote a piece on machinima, and pointed at two pieces I really enjoyed, the first being “South Park: Make Love not Warcraft“, which shows what happens when the boys get addicted to their favourite online game and the second was “Leeroy Jenkins”.   … » Read more …

The Future for HP/UX is dull

A small piece on HP and its broad product range, their likely direction and their competitive threat to Sun.  … » Read more …

On my way to NWN 2

This is now leaking out and was reviewed in Empire’s January 2007 edition, where they gave it 5*’s. It certainly made me want to get it. I still need to get a second copy of NWN and the guys & gals at rpgdungeon recommend the Platinum Edition. Gamespot review NWN 2 here. NWN 2 is now on sale at Amazon (.co.uk).  … » Read more …