Monthly Archives: January 2012

Blockheads: A Minecraft twist on a good old TV staple

WARNING: This review contains spoilers of the game’s format, and some of the action – but not the result. If you want to see the show first, click the link in the paragraph below – then come back to see … Continue reading

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Snapshot 12w04a – KITTEHS!

Is it me, or are the Minecraft weekly snapshots becoming increasingly interesting? Last week, just before snapshot 12w03a was released, Jeb teased that Jon (Jon Kagstrom, Minecraft’s new co-programmer) was planning to introduce new, jungle-specific mobs. I’m not sure if … Continue reading

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Wondercraft Contest – win an epic avatar!

Yesterday, Wondercraft creator SamCube announced that he’s holding a contest, related to a new, super-secret comic he’s planning to work on… The prize? He will draw your Minecraft avatar, Wondercraft-style, and you’ll receive the copy of that original artwork via … Continue reading

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New writing at The Digital Quill – plus some earlier stuff

New stuff over at The Digital Quill! On the awkwardness of fanboi-ism documents what it’s like to have those SQUEE moments when celebrities interact with you, even for just a moment – plus a couple of examples of how I’ve … Continue reading

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My scribblings from Scribd…

So, I’ve got my song parodies and poetry copied across from Scribd – at present, I’ve left some stuff over at Google Docs, because it struck me that if I removed those items, it would break one or two links … Continue reading

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Alef's Big Banhammer

Originally published at Scribd on September 6, 2011 Kristal Crow (thecrystalcrow) suggested using this particular Beatles song for a parody, but neither of us knew what I was going to write… though it must be said that Alefnull was always … Continue reading

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Pistons

Originally published at Scribd on July 8, 2011 I was a lot happier with the outcome of this parody of the mighty Jonathan Coulton’s work than I was with Mr Leather Pants. That said, I was a bit lazy with … Continue reading

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