Archive for September, 2013

  • Wow. This one is a bit late, I must admit. This has been an awfully busy week. More stuff I cannot really talk about, I'm afraid. This has left me with not a lot of time for geeky fun. Although I did of course watch the Agents of SHIELD pilot episode, which I reviewed here.

    Inter-Galaxy Portal News RoundUp 29th September 2013

    Wow. This one is a bit late, I must admit. This has been an awfully busy week. More stuff I cannot really talk about, I'm afraid. This has left me with not a lot of time for geeky fun. Although I did of course watch the Agents of SHIELD pilot episode, which I reviewed here.

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  • SHIELD uses a mysterious organization known as the Rising Tide to help track down a new superhero.

    Agents of SHIELD Review: Pilot

    SHIELD uses a mysterious organization known as the Rising Tide to help track down a new superhero.

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  • Tweet Hello! How is your week going? We’ve been out enjoying the last of the sunshine. I just love sitting at the beach getting lost in a book. I’m engrossed in the Artemis Fowl series right now. How has it taken so long for me to read these? Speaking of […]

    Inter-Galaxy Portal News RoundUp 20th September 2013

    Tweet Hello! How is your week going? We’ve been out enjoying the last of the sunshine. I just love sitting at the beach getting lost in a book. I’m engrossed in the Artemis Fowl series right now. How has it taken so long for me to read these? Speaking of […]

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  • I’ve been keen to re-enter Neil Gaiman’s world of whimsy after reading <em>Stardust</em>, a very funny story accompanied by some gorgeous artwork. <em>The Graveyard Book</em> seemed like the perfect follow-up.

    Book Review: The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

    I’ve been keen to re-enter Neil Gaiman’s world of whimsy after reading Stardust, a very funny story accompanied by some gorgeous artwork. The Graveyard Book seemed like the perfect follow-up.

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  • Hello! How's your week been? I've been a bit behind working on a few other projects, so only the one article this week, on the Divergent trailer which you can read here.

    Inter-Galaxy Portal News RoundUp

    Hello! How's your week been? I've been a bit behind working on a few other projects, so only the one article this week, on the Divergent trailer which you can read here.

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  • I've already made my feelings clear about the new <em>Divergent</em> trailer. It's too clean. Too pretty. It doesn't really dig into what the story is actually about nor who Tris really is.

    Divergent Trailer: Why it Just Doesn’t Work for Me

    I've already made my feelings clear about the new Divergent trailer. It's too clean. Too pretty. It doesn't really dig into what the story is actually about nor who Tris really is.

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  • Tweet Another week gone by. What’s been happening here? Not too much I guess. Although I have suddenly taken an interest in LARPing after interviewing the folks at LARP Lab. You can check out my two-part interview here. Other than that, it’s been quiet. Although I did get the “OK” […]

    Inter-Galaxy Portal News RoundUp 6th September 2013

    Tweet Another week gone by. What’s been happening here? Not too much I guess. Although I have suddenly taken an interest in LARPing after interviewing the folks at LARP Lab. You can check out my two-part interview here. Other than that, it’s been quiet. Although I did get the “OK” […]

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  • Amber and Conor from LARP Lab were so generous with their time, I decided to make this interview a two-parter. Today, find out what makes LAPing fun.

    Interview: LARP Lab Part Two

    Amber and Conor from LARP Lab were so generous with their time, I decided to make this interview a two-parter. Today, find out what makes LAPing fun.

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  • This month I got to chat with Amber and Connor, some of the organizers over at LARP Lab. LARP Lab is a Seattle-based non-profit. Their goal is to bring “bite-size” LARP games to the area. If you've always wanted to try LARPing but found it intimidating, these one-shot games are an excellent introduction to live action role play.

    Interview: LARP LAB Part One

    This month I got to chat with Amber and Connor, some of the organizers over at LARP Lab. LARP Lab is a Seattle-based non-profit. Their goal is to bring “bite-size” LARP games to the area. If you've always wanted to try LARPing but found it intimidating, these one-shot games are an excellent introduction to live action role play.

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