Category Archives: Reviews

Movie Review: “The Amazing Spider Man 2”

Okay, so I saw this a while ago (bought the DVD when it was released): Visuals:  5 Audio:  5 Plot:  2 Characters:  2 Action:  3 Overall:  3 (slightly better than a shit sandwich)   Well, I won’t hold back – … Continue reading

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Review of PC Maker

I recently bought a new PC – what in my view was a super-boss update compared to my four-year-old former boss system.  I live in Germany, and my skill with the German language is both minimal and limited to either … Continue reading

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Battle-Bands: table-less / mapless D&D 4e

With the oncoming death of the VT (actually, this was spurred because while insanely useful, the VT made mapmaking a HUGE pain in the ass), I was spurred to create a “mapless” battle plotter for D&D 4th Edition.  The rules … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Prometheus

I’ve been putting this off (which seems to be becoming a bit of a theme for me), but here’s the review: Visuals:  9 Audio:  7.5 Plot:  2 Characters:  4 Action:  8 Science (only applies to sci-fi films, not counted in … Continue reading

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Review: “A Crack in the Edge of the World: America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906”

Quality of Information: 10 Delivery: 8 This book was written a few years ago, and I purchased it while living in the UK for use as a pass-time during the winter. I have to start out by saying that Simon … Continue reading

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Review: Logitech diNovoEdge Keyboard

Usability: 8 Features: 8 Appearance: 9 Overall: 8 Well, after a thoroughly disappointing time with the Logitech Gaming Keyboard, I replaced it last week with the diNovoEdge.  I’d read some reviews of it and it seemed to be getting positive … Continue reading

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Game Review: The Witcher 2 – Assassins of Kings

Review: “The Witcher 2 : Assassins of Kings” Gameplay (entirely subjective – how much fun did I have?  Would I play this again?): waiting Visuals (graphics quality, atmosphere, realism):  9.0 Audio (includes sountrack, effects, etc.): 9.0 Storyline (writing, pure and … Continue reading

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