Waves is gone

My old blog, Waves, which used to be at the old domain of randomfury.co.uk, is no more. All the posts have been folded into this blog. It was a lovely place, if a bit quiet. I feel like I’ve written this a lot recently, but it was always more for …

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Mahabharath Highlands

This was originally posted on the now-defunct Random Fury! videogame blog. Gives the Halo theme a bit of a military/Indian mash-up feel. It’s like nothing I’ve ever heard from a Halo game before. Created by Freemind and GrayLightning from OverClocked ReMix What do you think? You can check out the …

Friday Update 10/1/14

Ten days into 2014 and I feel like I’m back at the beginning already. I’m back to 100% well, so I’m back at work, and the usual routine has slipped back into place. I know I don’t work the longest hours at Asda, but when I get home I just …

Xbox one, Xbox and Xbox One

So, my work colleague asked me “do you have an Xbox yet?” today, and while I was sure what he was asking me, I was quite unsure how to answer him. See – I wanted to correct him. I knew he was asking me if I had an Xbox One …

Xbox One

Upon completion of that last post, I have realised that I’ve not addressed the Xbox One on here yet. I can kinda see where they are coming from with the extra functions and all, but I think they have misunderstood it. Nowadays people can get games on devices that can …

E3 2011

Well, that was a bit of a let down. The only things that stood out for me were one brand new (and kinda unexpected) Halo game, and one kinda expected (and brand new) Halo game. I’ll start with the kinda expected one, Halo Anniversary. It looks utterly beautiful in stills, …

Halos and Goblins

Halo: Reach is officially launched on Tuesday, so I thought I’d take a look back at my time with the franchise – I can hardly believe it’s been ten years! Halo It all started way back in the days of working at Game, and the launch of the original Xbox. …

MGM – Biggest. Letdown. Ever.

Steel Battalion. You know, the one that came with the huge controller designed specifically for the game. So huge you had to assemble it yourself with an allan key. The huge controller with 40 buttons (all of which lit up as they had LEDs underneath them), two full size sticks, …