Guy spent millenia travelling the heavens on his magic surfboard, searching for a planet with magnificent fjords. And here it is! Legends also tell of him rising again to serve England in its hour of greatest need, which seems strange as he's not dead, or English.
- Finnikin of the Rock Guy reviews Melinda Marchetta's Finnikin of the Rock.
- Comical Oppression A review of Guy Delisle's “Burma Chronicles”
- What I Did on My Holidays... in Space! With Jesus! A review of sorts of C. S. Lewis' "Space Trilogy", comprising "Out of the Silent Planet", "Perelandra", and "That Hideous Strength".
- Y: The Last Man Guy reviews Brian K. Vaughan's Y: The Last Man and Kyra strives desperately to avoid the obvious Y/why joke.
- David Boring - A Review Guy doesn't judge a book by it's, err, title.
- Never Let Me Go Guy reviews Kazuo Ishiguro's Never Let Me Go. The editor really must work on her blurbs.
at 09:16 on 04-03-2019
Oh, it's going! I guess all things pass... Ferretbrain was one of my favourite places to go on the internet, long long ago. I guess I changed, the internet changed, life became mor...permalink
at 18:31 on 26-05-2013
I can't find it right now, but there's a comment somewhere on this website by, I believe, Dan, about games that "comment on the nature of complicity" in a certain rather overdone way... anyway...permalink
at 00:55 on 01-04-2013
I've played about half of Avernum:EftP, and I suppose what I'd say is it's very old-school RPG. There's quite a bit of nostalgia value in that for me and I've enjoyed it, but... there...permalink
at 23:11 on 12-03-2013
Thanks - I laughed 'til I choked.permalink
at 11:14 on 21-02-2013
...and of course, making webcomics about 'em doesn't count as "saying something negative about a person who's not in the room". See, he's not saying, just writing!permalink
at 09:03 on 27-10-2012
Is Frog Fractions the greatest free edutainment parody game ever created? You be the judge!permalink
- 12:18, 27-11-2015 on We Apologise For the Inconvenience:
You're back! Welcome back! :)permalink
- 12:23, 13-01-2014 on So Is Monopoly Crap, or What?:
There are some newer editions of Monopoly that try to address some of the larger flaws in the original - there's one called "U-B...permalink
- 07:17, 07-12-2013 on Anxiety, Anger, and Porn:
Just finished reading the first volume of this based on your recommendation. Thanks! I thought it was great... disturbing and sa...permalink
- 06:05, 26-09-2013 on One False Move:
To an extent, I think that this one is on a hiding to nothing. In the absolute sense, a player can never be truly cr...permalink
- 14:19, 28-04-2013 on Miscavige Family Values:
Does it talk at all about the death of Flo Barnett? I think that's the part that creeps me out most of all...permalink
- 16:03, 12-04-2013 on Who Will Survive and What Will Be Left of Them?:
Thanks for this recommendation - just finished playing it and I thought it was fantastic.permalink