Monthly Archives: May 2016

Honesty in Blogging

One thing that occasionally concerns me is that it might sometimes seem like I just make things up for this blog. There were one or two anecdotes which I almost didn’t write, because I was worried that they would just … Continue reading

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Health

On Wednesday I almost didn’t write a new blog post here because I was feeling quite ill. In fact, all of this week I’ve been very ill and I still kind of am now. Thankfully, in the end, I was … Continue reading

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Game & Watch Collection

Game & Watch Collection is a rather rare game for the Nintendo DS which brings together three classic Game & Watch games. The reason it’s so rare is because it’s something that was made available exclusively through Club Nintendo, which … Continue reading

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Who to Make Friends With

In my younger years I held on to a rather silly belief: I used to think that people in relationships were not worth making friends with because they’d just be less likely to have time for you and you’d never … Continue reading

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Kinder Consideration

I was at work the other day and it was just me and my friend and co-worker Sarah in the office. It was a nice, relaxing afternoon. Our office is very close to a Sainsbury’s, so Sarah decided to pop … Continue reading

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Batman: The Long Halloween by Jeph Loeb

Batman: The Long Halloween is a graphic novel set during the early days of Batman’s crime fighting career. It’s the kind of thing that you could read with only a rough understanding of the Batman mythos and is also a … Continue reading

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Holy Pizza

I’ve recently had a pizza related fantasy which has gotten me quite excited. Imagine how delicious it would be to have one large pizza made up of slices of pizzas from all different pizza businesses – it wouldn’t be much … Continue reading

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Kid Icarus games:

1986: Kid Icarus 1991: Kid Icarus: Of Myths and Monsters 2008: Super Smash Bros. Brawl ¹ 2012: Puzzle Swap ² 2012: Kid Icarus: Uprising 2014: Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS ³ 2015: Super Mario Maker ⁴ Connected Series: Metroid Super Smash Bros. Footnotes: … Continue reading

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Oil Panic

Oil Panic is one of the better known games from Nintendo’s Game & Watch range. This one is played across two screens and was actually the first double screened Game & Watch, making it quite significant from a historical perspective. … Continue reading

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Before the First Expedition (a Deep Time Fan Fiction)

Behind a curtain of tumbling water, somebody was bathing. Their olive brown form turning a slow pirouette in the black spray from the falls seemed to form a kind of dreamlike dance, perfectly in tune to the rhythm of the … Continue reading

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