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Video Games as Art: Visually Stunning Video Games

May 21, 2015

Almost every gamer knows that video games can be the best medium for story telling, even better than movies or books. Video games can suck you into it’s story like a good novel, while still being a visual medium like movies and T.V. What separates games from their elder mediums is the level of control that a user has over their digital world, bending the game’s characters to their will.

It is my firm belief that a major contributor to a game’s success is how the game artists depict the world within their game. The environment, visual style, and music are all vastly influential and are what skyrocket some games into the realm of pure art.

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The Best TV Show Easter Eggs

May 16, 2015

There are many funny and smart shows out there, but some of them have secrets hidden so deep that only fanatical internet fans were able to uncover them. Here are just some of my favourite most mind blowingly awesome TV Show Easter Eggs

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The Best Friends Cameos and Guest Appearances

May 10, 2015

So I just finished re-watching every episode of friends for what must be the nth time, and I just cannot get over how many amazing cameos and guest appearances there were. There were so many in fact, that this list is easily twice as long as originally intended, and I’m sure I’m still missing plenty!

So here are my favourite Friends cameos.

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The Most Underrated Movies of All Time | PRT 2

May 5, 2014

I wrote an article of similar name and topic back in 2011, but a lot has happened since then in the world of movies. We’ve had some amazing blockbusters (The Avengers (2012)) and some stinkers too (The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)), but as always, there are some great films that seem to have slipped through the cracks. The following list contains more films (and some repeats from my previous article) that I feel have either skipped deserved critical acclaim, or escaped popular consciousness.

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Adding a Remote to OpenElec XBMC KODI

February 16, 2015

How to connect a remote to OpenElec

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Truth About the Recent Sony Hacks

December 21, 2014

So to get a full picture you have to read a lot of very technical reports from the network security community. My understanding of the attack comes from reading (probably way too many) technical reports about it. I’ll try and give the most readable sources here.

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