Tag Archives: books

Telltale’s Game of Thrones Review

Iron from Ice Game of Thrones is just one in a long line of high-profile licenses Telltale Games have made use of in recent years. It was announced with a lot of hype and a lot of fanfare – knowing … Continue reading

Posted in Gaming | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lost at Sea by Bryan Lee O’Malley Review

Bryan Lee O’Malley’s first graphic novel Lost at Sea was quite a disappointment to me. I’m a big fan of O’Malley as an author, Scott Pilgrim is obviously a hipsters bible and his most recent effort Seconds is brilliant in … Continue reading

Posted in Graphic Novels, Novels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

10 books I’m reading next

I’m an avid reader. I take a book everywhere I go, I have a shelve full of read and unread books and I  get through a book probably every fortnight. I’m currently working my way through Stephen King’s The Stand … Continue reading

Posted in Novels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Culture of Censorship

Watching the recent BBC drama ‘Gamechangers’ about Rockstar’s battle with Jack Thompson got me thinking about the resurgence of censorship within the past year. I remember the Jack Thompson-driven war against video games of a few years ago. We saw … Continue reading

Posted in Films, Gaming, Novels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Hoarding of Pop Culture

The line between hoarding and collecting seems to be a very thin one for me. When I was in my early to mid teens I had a collection of around 40 PS2 games. When the PS3 came out, I sold … Continue reading

Posted in Films, Gaming, Novels, TV | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Seconds: A Graphic Novel by Bryan Lee O’Malley – Review

After the wild success of hipster Bible, Scott Pilgrim, Bryan Lee had a huge task following it up. Seconds is a different beast than Scott Pilgrim, but it has the familiar warmth and nergasmic content that drew in the masses. … Continue reading

Posted in Novels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment