Tyrannous Stars

Does one ever truly have a choice? One can only match, move by move, the machinations of Fate, and thus defy the tyrannous stars. Kain, legacy of Kain The above quote always pops up on my timeline at this time of year. It stems from the period where we were going through our second, and […]

Combo Breaker

I’ll start with the proviso that I’ve been pretty goddamn rough this weekend. I had so much planned/to do but my body had other ideas. We’ve been helping our support bubble mother in law move house and so we had more furniture to build alongside general moving activities. Since I was running D&D on the […]

The Laws of Work

With my recent job changes, I thought it poignant to actually finish this post. I wanted to share some guidelines that I’ve realised I tend to live my working life by. It’s true we are formed by those around us and I’ve picked up many of these tips from my bosses and coworkers over the […]

Responsibility and Critical Thinking

I’m going to start off with an apology. So here it is: Apologies that this one is going to be a little bit ranty. That’s it, the only apology you are going to get. So what’s got my goat? In plain and simple terms, People not taking responsibility for their actions. Here’s an example, I’m […]

Musing: Your Teammates might not be idiots after all….

We’ve all been there, you’re playing a multiplayer game and one of your team mates does something inexplicably stupid. During a game of CounterStrike:GO,which I realise isn’t the friendliest multiplayer game by a AWP long shot, I ended up butting heads with my Russian teammate who assumed I was some kind of idiot as I […]

A word about the New Doom

Myself and the 2016 Doom didn’t exactly get off to the best of starts, the multiplayer beta I participated in before release dampened my enthusiasm for what I expected to be a glorious reboot of a game from 1993 that is still installed on my PC. The release date came and I decided against the purchase, but […]