RIFT: A New Adventure

If you need a break from reality and TV, movies, music or books aren’t doing it for you, I suggest you take a trip to Telara and enter the world of Rift. This game is amazing. It is visually stunning, highly polished and brimming with more fantasy stuff than you can shake a magic wand…

Warcraft Monopoly Property Deeds Set!

I think I may have a problem! It seems I’m addicted to fleshing out my World of Warcraft Monopoly Edition board game to the max! I’ve done the board, the Community Chest & Chance card sets, and now I’ve finished the Property Deeds. I’ve seen other people create alternative property deeds but they all look…

World of Warcraft Monopoly!

As I enjoyed making the Monopoly Zombie Edition board so much I decided to make a World of Warcraft Monopoly Edition board. This one was a bit more tricky than the Zombie version as I needed to rob a lot of different graphics from many websites. The hardest part  (or most time-consuming) was creating the…

WoWcraft: Druid Powa!

World of Warcraft apathy had overcome me back in January. After a couple of years immersed in the vibrant virtual world I’d taken a short break and tried to go Horde, but it just didn’t feel right. I gave up. Tried AION which was nice but lacked something. So I played PS3 instead, high quality…

Fantasy Games: Room for a few more?

I’ve played my share of fantasy games, from The Hobbit, Pandemonium (PS1 ace game!) to Final Fantasy and in more recent times Warcraft, AION, even Borderlands has a dystopian fantasy setting. I’ve been dithering over whether or not to buy Dragon Age for PS3 and will likely grab it along with Darksiders some time this…

Whatever happened to VR?

Sometime during the 90’s (or thereabouts) there was a lot of  discussion about Virtual Reality (VR). It was heralded as  the next big thing for games, science, communication,  space  exploration, engineering, medicine, and so on. The uses were limitless, so we were told. I watched Tomorrows World on BBC1. The presenter wedged his nut inside a VR…