What does it mean to escape? If you are to break free from your confines only to find yourself lost and alone in a strange world, have you really escaped? Within the broken walls of Zemlya, new alliances are formed as others are shattered. The rules are simple; those in power live. Those that fall … More The Zemlya Confederacy – Launched!
Since I’m not really sure how we did artbook downloads in the past, I’ve decided to host the most recent books here. If there is a bigger demand I’ll assemble the other artbooks and post them here for prosperity. You’ll find links to all of the artists within the posts below if you’d like to … More Artbook Downloads
I don’t think that it’s a secret that I work in the broadcasting industry. I spend a lot of time thinking about how video content is made, marketed, distributed and consumed. A lot of my time is spent trying to work out which particular “the end is nigh” complaints are true, and which can be … More TV Content is like Diamonds
Last week I was in China for work. I know that everything in China is hyper-monitored. The Great Firewall is a pain in the backside, but sometimes you manage to get around it. But the surveillance is completely blatant. There was one telegraph pole on the street that had at least five cameras on it. … More The Big Cyberpunk Plothole
I really like science. Like, really like it. Specifically physics, but I do also find other disciplines interesting. I think this comes from a healthy overdose of Sci-Fi as a kid and some affinity with numbers. To give you an idea of how much I liked physics, for my undergrad degree I took every physics course available at … More Science Questions – Kids edition
I can easily admit that about half of the entertainment that I’ve consumed in the last decade has been Japanese – and more of that would be anime. I’ve gone into depth on the topic before, and there is one series that sticks out to me – Higurashi no Naku Koro Ni (I think it’s … More You’re never too young to be scarred for life
I’ve always loved space, even though it’s a terrifying and infinite place. I grew up far enough away from the city that you could look up and see the Milky Way most nights. I’ll admit that I never really had time for constellations, but the individual stars and galaxies were all fascinating to me. In … More A week in Space
I used to follow a lot of YouTube drama. It started off by watching reaction channels like H3H3. As they grew and interacted with YouTube more often, and with other YouTubers, you could see the shift from “reaction” to “drama”. At the time, I was telling myself that it was relevant to my profession. A … More My take on why YT Rewind 2018 sucked