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Review – SNES Classic Mini

The King of Couch Co-Op is Back!

Rating: ★★★★★

Cables are cool again.

A quarter of a century after Nintendo first showered gamers in golden 16-bit glory, the SNES has finally found its way back onto living room floors around the world. Faithful in almost every detail, this tiny rebooted console is, to all intents and purposes, the Super Nintendo we all know and love. Continue reading

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The Prusa Mendel i3

Building a 3D Printer is one of the most challenging – and rewarding – endeavors for a tech enthusiast to undertake.

The Prusa i3 is a great introduction to the world of 3D Printing for those with a limited budget and the right mindset

The Prusa i3 is a great introduction to the world of 3D Printing for those with a limited budget and the right mindset

I’ve been following the development of 3D Printing for some years now, watching as the technology improves and the entry level price point continues to drop.

I finally decided to take the plunge when I saw the RepRap Mendel i3 for the equivalent of £92 from China.  Continue reading

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Resurrecting my childhood Gameboy (DMG-01)

A blast from the past – updated for the 21st Century

My Childhood DMG-01

During a recent visit to my parents’ house, I stumbled across my first ever games console, a DMG from 1991. It had been stuffed in a drawer in my childhood bedroom many years ago and forgotten about. Continue reading

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KDP release: Revenance (Book ONE in The Dead Hand Series)

My first ever eBook is now available on Kindle!

Sometime around mid 2012 I started hearing a lot of buzz about a new mod that had appeared for the Arma II engine.

DayZ was a zombie apocalypse mod that allowed players to experience the full horror of a first person survival scenario in a huge open world. Set within an incredibly accurate military simulator and featuring persistent servers, permadeath and a completely open style of play, the stories I was reading on blogs and forums were so compelling that they prompted me to build a budget gaming rig purely to experience this game first hand. Continue reading

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Inaugural Post

Welcome to my little corner of the web.

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