PAX Aus Day 2

After the sheer excitement of being at my first PAX for the first day, I fully expected my second to be a bit more subdued, ‘I’ve walked the show floor, I’ve looked at the games, what else is there?’ I thought.  How wrong I was. Continue reading “PAX Aus Day 2”


Surface Pro 2

As any of my (at time of writing, zero) Twitter followers will know, I was recently in the market for a new laptop.  I like to have one that is small, portable and with a decent battery life that I can use on the go, since I spend a fair amount of my time on trains going to/from work and/or Sydney. Continue reading “Surface Pro 2”

Draft and Blind

league salt.jpgI’m not a big fan of PvP games.  The atmosphere is often toxic, with people jumping down your throat for the smallest thing.  As a rule I try to avoid PvP games at all cost.

The exception to this is League of Legends.  


And even with that it took me a very long time to play with a team full of complete strangers. ‘What if they’re all way better than me’ ‘what if they get mad at me’ In my head, I sounded like a child on their first day of school.  I stuck to myself, grinding bot matches until I somehow reached level 27 on my EUW account and then, I stopped playing.  My friends had grown tired of my only wanting to play bots and had moved on. Continue reading “Draft and Blind”