If you live here in the UK, you have probably seen this excellent advertisement for Moneysupermarket (Comparison site) that features Skeletor, Iconic 80's cartoon villain. All I can say, is Brilliant! By far the best advert I have seen in a long, long time! So for the benefit of my international visitors who may not… Continue reading Possibly the best TV advert? EVER!! (Oh yes!!)
I have some weird ideas for wargames, and while most can be somewhat surreal at times, there are some that really stick in my head. A lot of these would be ideal games for conventions as they aren't really ideas you'd use in a campaign over the course of a few sessions. These would prove… Continue reading Weird 15mm Games I should run: Zombies On The Buses…
In times gone by when I was a nipper, I remember the old crappy plastic chewbacca costume I used to own. How I'd run around the place pretending to be the famous wookie co pilot of the millenium falcon, I was nuts about Star Wars. As luck would have it, I'm still a fan today.… Continue reading Fan Vs Fan, Tales of Star Wars fandom and extended universes…
I recently managed to get hold of a bundle of vintage "Starblazer" comics to help inspire me with a bit of retro sci-fi for my projects. I did bag them at a pretty good price, considering that I see them about individually for up to £3 a piece, 15 for just over a fiver is… Continue reading Ooooow, you cheeky Starblazer you!
Well, if you got my last post mentioning about beards, just forget it, this is what I was trying to get across (No beards though) The reports of this photo from Curiosity on Mars, pertaining to be a lizard like creature, no doubt a hoax, which is a pity. As much as I'd like to… Continue reading Mars Hoax? Lizard creature spotted on Mars! (Not!)
In a bit of weird news, apparently there's a inter-dimensional portal of some kind at work in a Bristol Street! A concerned member of the public has been reporting several incidents of the phenomenon, including a crack opening up and a giant snake coming through! The line was supposed to be meant to report council… Continue reading Help, there’s a dimensional vortex in Bristol!! Call the Doctor!!
Again, looking through kickstarter does throw up some god awful funding campaigns, lets face it for every one or two good ones, there's going to be many real stinkers. So with that in mind, I've selected a few that my money is on to really fail. Don't get me wrong, it's not a great feeling… Continue reading Doomed to fail: Kickstarters that’ll kick the bucket
The thing I enjoy about looking around the Kickstarter site and its projects, is that I will find some real interesting and funny stuff there, and this is one of the latter. TheOnlyTonyStark is trying to build himself a more robust version of this plastic carrymat Iron man suit! Well, he's probably not anything like… Continue reading I am Iron Man!! One man’s quest to become a superhero! (Kickstarter)
Does 'LOL' Mean 'Lucifer Our Lord'? | LiveScience. Now, we've all used the various acronyms in text messaging or the net from time to time, but some online sources are now citing that putting LOL at the end of your messages is just an affirmation to Satan! Again the endless capacity for human stupidity the… Continue reading If this is right, we all love Satan!
Swedish woman accused of having sex with skeletons - Yahoo! News UK. As much as we are reviled by talk of necrophilia and such like death fetishes, I still find things like this funny! Yeah, you can call me a sicko that I find stuff like this amusing, but lets face it, one can only… Continue reading Swedish woman accused of having sex with skeletons – Yahoo! News UK