Monthly Archives: December 2012

Games: Games of 2012 and the playlist for 2013.

Everybody does reviews of things this time of year. I’m trying to go through the list of books, but it’s a bit too intense, and I’m not ready for a personal review of 2012 (it’s a tad too personal). So … Continue reading

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Games: What is it about Borderlands, then?

With Skyrim, dragons. Big dragons. Lots of them. With Fallout 3 and New Vegas, surviving the world. Veronica. Fawkes. ACI-II, the hilarious glitches and fails (I’ll have to describe my favourites sometime). Now I’m hooked on Borderlands. That’s what I’m … Continue reading

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Games: The Assassin’s Creed III conundrum.

Merry Christmas. I feel required to start there even though I’m only writing this late at night to wear out a little energy. And to think a little about Assassin’s Creed III. I’ve played ACI and ACII so far. I … Continue reading

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Games: The XBox experiment, and how my parents won’t ever get ‘gaming’.

I’d been thinking about writing something about bringing my XBox to my parents’ house for Christmas for a bit, and then I spied this on Kotaku, where a writer bemoans her parents’ lack of interest in her favourite medium. Unlike … Continue reading

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Games: No, I have no idea why I loved Assassin’s Creed 1 either.

This is a bit of a filler because the lovely Emma Jane Davies tagged me in the Next Big Thing chain that’s going around. And after two weeks, I’ve still not been well enough to write about anything. Instead, Assassin’s … Continue reading

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