Backing President Hudson

The Powerplay update for Elite: Dangerous has been out for a bit and I've been playing around with it. For now, I've chosen to pledge my allegiance to newly elected »

To the Mountains!

I'm leaving for the Pyrenees on the motorbike tomorrow. My dad and me have a hell of a trip planned for the next few days. I'm going to take pictures »


In some respects, this is a better book than The Dark Wheel, in others, it is worse. It's more polished overall, but also a worse story at heart. Some details »

The Dark Wheel

I've now finally read Elite: The Dark Wheel, the novella that was originally included with the first Elite game. I never owned a copy because I only started playing Elite »

The End

Today is a very, very sad day. Terry Pratchett is dead. He was one of my favourite authors, maybe even the favourite. I picked up a hell of a lot »

The Calling

I've just finished The Calling, the second Dragon Age Background novel by David Gaider. While it was nowhere as good as the first one, it's still a damn fine fantasy »

Fallen London!

I've been playing Fallen London for a few days now. It's a free-to-play browser game I got interested in because everyone and their mother is talking about Sunless Sea at »

Adam Raised a Cain

I watched the final episode of Sons of Anarchy this morning. I was sick the last couple of days, so I had a bit of time and ended up finishing »

Nuclear Molyneuxdown

If this was done to a normal person on the Internet by another person, you'd probably call it "trolling". If it's done to a legendary games developer by a games »

Beemer, Open Thyself!

Today, c't published the technical detailsDE of how a researcher was able to hack the computer systems present in about 2.2 million cars manufactured by BMW. It's a fascinating »