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Imagine This: A Medium Divided

This article can also be found on One Hit Pixel, here. I want you to imagine something for a moment. Picture a film industry where each film company had their own brand of DVD player, that would only play discs produced under …

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Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance (3DS)

This review can also be found at The Yorker, here. As I’ve said in the past, the Kingdom Hearts games are a slave to their narrative. Regardless of your opinions on whether the plot of the series is any good or not …

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Tales of the Abyss (3DS)

This review can also be found at The Yorker. Namco Bandai are notoriously bad at releasing their titles in Europe. Localisations can be a lengthy and expensive process, but often many EU releases of all but the biggest titles are just the …

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Perusing Pinterest, and what it can do for you

This article can also be found at The Yorker, here. I don’t use Tumblr. I’m very old-school when it comes to blogging, and Tumblr’s image-heavy focus doesn’t gel well with me and my walls of prose. Hell, it took me long enough …

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Time Shenanigans! Final Fantasy XIII-2 Review

This review can also be found at The Yorker, here. Note: I have discussed Final Fantasy XIII recently, found here. I’d suggest giving it a quick read; as much of what I have to say here, relates heavily to that game. Okay, so to be …

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Review: Dragon Quest Monsters Joker 2

This review was written for The Yorker and can be found here. While Pokémon has the genre neatly cornered, it’s not the only “Collect & Battle” experience out there. The ability to create and arrange your own specialised team for whuppin’ ass is addictive …

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Have You Played: Final Fantasy XIII

This feature was written for The Yorker and can be found here. While Square Enix could be reasonably blamed for having a hand in the endless torrent of Video Game Sequels, the gameplay of the Final Fantasy titles varies wildly – for better or …

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Culinary Lifestyle: Bubble Tea

I’m (partially) quoted in an article on The Yorker. My full entry is below. I suppose what I dig about bubble tea is the uniqueness of it. To us, it’s a weird and new thing, but it’s like the cultural equivalent of …

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