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Charted: Drake’s Legacy

Charted: Drake’s Legacy

Sic Parvis Magna – greatness from small beginnings.  If you didn’t learn about Sir Francis Drake’s motto in your history lessons then you might have by playing Uncharted.  Along with coordinates for his supposed burial site off the coast of Panama, the three words are…

You Are My Lucky Star

You Are My Lucky Star

Prometheus excluded, I’ve found it increasingly difficult to raise enthusiasm for anything related to Alien these days. In the thirty-five years since the late H.R. Giger’s iconic monster burst from John Hurt’s chest cavity, the seminal sci-fi horror franchise has been subject to a slew…

My Gap Year: Borderlands and Fallout – The Aftermath

My Gap Year: Borderlands and Fallout – The Aftermath

You may recall that, last January, I wrote an article which told of how my lack of experience as a ‘modern gamer’ comes down solely to my inability to stop playing Fallout 3, Fallout New Vegas, or…

My Summer As A Drug Dealer

My Summer As A Drug Dealer

“What are you doing?” asked my grandmother, wandering over to my seat by the pool. The sun was baking hot, and I was drying off from an earlier swim, only a few remnants of water clinging to my skin after just a few minutes of…