Posts tagged as "gaming"

Autumn writings

The (quite strange) year is winding down, so time to write down some random thoughts again just for show. David Bowie’s new single Blackstar is in my mind one of the best tracks he has released for some twenty years. It is unusual, yet very listenable and I totally dig the music video too. In … [ read more » ]

November report

Another long pause, I better type something before November slips past unnoticed. Nothing much out of the routine happening, which might be seen as a “no news is good news” situation. Watching Sopranos, doing yoga once a week, still reading the same novel I started over half a year ago. Simple pastimes then. I also … [ read more » ]

Deeper into autumn

Autumn is getting chillier. What have I been up to? The Love & Anarchy Festival is well over. It was a good one and none of the eleven movies I saw were a complete waste of time. I didn’t see any mind blowing one either, but I think I enjoyed The Past the most. The … [ read more » ]

Autumn air

So we are already halfway of September, it can be felt in cool morning air. After a pause from video gaming, I found myself playing X-COM: Enemy Unknown again. It is a tactical game where the player leads an near future secret defense organization from an unknown alien invasion on earth. I seem to like … [ read more » ]

Indoor gaming

I made a quick visit to Porvoo one weekend. Saw the old church.

Being at work, enjoying summer and playing video games. That pretty much sums up recent events. Of some of the video games I’ve played, two have been the highly praised Indiana Jones styled Uncharted adventure games. While the games have been stunning graphically and especially the second one (Uncharted 2 : Among thieves) had beautiful … [ read more » ]

The return of the game controller

This summer has been quite hot, which is nothing to complain about in Finland. Bearing this in mind, it is quite odd that during this time of year when being outdoors is very enjoyable, I still ended up buying a game console and soon after that a television too. Well, as a former owner of … [ read more » ]