Monday, April 20, 2009

Back In Canberra

I'm back from holidays. Swancon was excellent. Thanks to the convention organisers; thanks also to all the awesome people I saw over the last couple of weeks.

Regular posting will resume here just as soon as I'm caught up on sleep.

Sunday, April 05, 2009

1995 Called: It Wants Settlers of Catan Back

It appears Wired Magazine has only just discovered Settlers of Catan. Stay tuned for their groundbreaking follow-up article, "Computers: The Next Big Thing?"

Wednesday, April 01, 2009

Pull My Finger

This year's crop of April Fool's jokes are incredibly, incredibly lame. Shame on you, internet. Shame. You've managed to make my information feed useless for 24 hours without compensating with entertainment.

As a side note, April Fool's certainly brings into contrast the inherent strangeness of the game industry. I can't even tell if this is a joke or not.