I came to the joys of traditional tabletop roleplaying in a bit of a different way than most, and it has had profound impact on me as a games designer. I think most kids of my…
The Mysterious Cities of Gold was one of my all time favourite cartoons as a kid, but I find just as many people that have never heard of it, as have. It was the story of…
You either know the name, or you don’t. And if you know the name, you either know where in the world she is, or you don’t! Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego is the first…
What can I say? It’s Patrick Swayze. Dirty Dancing. Ghost. Point Break. Roadhouse….? We had a copy of Ghost taped off the TV and I remember watching it with my Mum sooo many times. That guy was so…
Alright, I was in two minds posting anything about this, but here it is anyway. They are just as creepy as they are cute. But that might be because I saw Chucky at an early age….
A TV sitcom with a furry orange puppet? A dumb idea, right? Probably, but as a kid I thought that ALF was great. ALF (Alien Life Form) was a sitcom that ran from 1986-1990 and centred…
When I was a kid, riding the mean streets of a small country town on my awesome yellow bicycle, there was nothing cooler than spokey dokes. Brightly coloured bits of plastic that clipped onto the spokes…
I learnt recently that my kids play Doctor Who at school, which is cute, and funny considering neither of them have watched the show (which will be a topic for a future post). It did get me…