Monthly Archives: March 2017

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is the sixth book in the J. K. Rowling’s excellent series of fantasy novels. The previous book was Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix and I felt that that had been my … Continue reading

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There’s recently been some drama in the video game community and specifically within my circles and in regards to things I am interested in. So I decided that I should weigh in on it. Basically people are angry because video … Continue reading

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Ideas Behind Stories

I think my favourite pieces of fiction are based on clever ideas. This is especially true of short stories. Tonight I was reading a Batman comic from the 1940s, it was about the year 3000. In it, aliens from Saturn … Continue reading

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Sonic the Hedgehog games:

1991: Sonic the Hedgehog 1992: Sonic the Hedgehog 2 1993: Sonic the Hedgehog CD 1994: Sonic 3 & Knuckles 1998: Sonic Adventure 2001: Sonic Adventure 2 2003: Sonic Heroes 2006: Sonic the Hedgehog (Sonic 06) 2008: Super Smash Bros. Brawl … Continue reading

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Sonic 3 & Knuckles

This is the third game in the classic Sonic the Hedgehog trilogy. You might think that it has a rubbish title and it does. The reason for this is that the game was kind of broken in half, the two … Continue reading

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The Terrible SEO on This Site

I suppose I should acknowledge this: I’ve got pretty bad SEO on the Trusty Water Blog. I haven’t entered proper meta descriptions for most of my posts, I usually just post blocks of text which aren’t ever really broken up … Continue reading

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Abusive Workplace

I once had a job which was really bad. The work itself was okay, but what made it so unbearable was the fact that the owner of the business was so unpleasant towards me and everybody else who worked for … Continue reading

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Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light

When I wrote a review of Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon for the Nintendo DS, I said I didn’t think I would ever play or review of the original version of the game. Well, it turns out I was wrong. I … Continue reading

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Spending Time with Friends

I did not write a new Trusty Water Blog post on Friday, the reason for this was that I was away, visiting a friend for the weekend. I came back last night. I had a wonderful couple of days with … Continue reading

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The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD

The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker is one of my favourite games in The Legend of Zelda series. It has a lovely cel shaded graphic style and gives you a boat to sail freely across the ocean. I loved … Continue reading

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