Category Archives: war

The best video game console: you decide

We decide to let the internets decide which is the best games console.


Halo Reach: Once More Unto The Breach

Bungie release the first ViDoc for Halo: Reach, and what we see makes us moist with anticipation.

UK Government complicit in kidnapping, torture?

UK High Court tells foreign secretary to STFU, and releases information in the case of Binyam Mohamed that does not help MI5 and the CIA deny allegations of torture of a British citizen. Foreign secretary then accused of “nobbling the judges” and getting his lawyers to act illegaly. Fun tiemz!

Proof that DARPA works on scary shit, but can’t keep secrets.

In a shocking moment of openness, not-so-super-secret military think-tank DARPA reveals that it is working on synthetic life-forms. But not laser-wielding cyber dinosaurs.

1/2 million US pager messages from 9/11 posted online

Wikileaks publishes over half a million pager messages sent in the US on September 11, 2001.

New Avoid Spikes comic now online

This week, we mark Remembrance Day.

We are ODST

“We are ODST”, the breathtaking live-action short advertising Halo 3: ODST.

dogsounds reviews: Fallout 3. Again. After 200+ hours of play.

dogsounds reviews Fallout 3 again, now the playtime has exceeded 200 hours.

New Avoid Spikes comic now online!

In this week’s ‘Avoid Spikes’, we question an oddity of foley recording weapon sounds for games.

Why do you play?

I examine why I play the video games that I do, and invite readers to tell their stories.

dogsounds reviews: Fallout 3

In this edition of ‘dogsounds reviews:’, we look at Fallout 3. A lot.

New Avoid Spikes comic now online!

This week, Foxx fails to grasp the point of a combat RPG.

Setting up home in the uncanny valley

More film of Boston Dynamics’ BigDog – a robotic pack-horse designed for the military. They killed Bambi!!

When fan-made movies kick ass.

Some guys cobble together a few bucks and make a Half-Life 2 short film. Wow.

The Joy Of Bush

dogsounds examines George W. Bush’s one and only positive contribution to the entire fucking world.

End of World nigh. To be held indoors if raining.

dogsounds notices that tinfoil hats are twicthing about seismic activity in the Yellowstone Caldera, and investigates what might happen if the old girl decides to erupt.

dogsounds reviews: Gears Of War 2

dogsounds takes on the Locust horde in this review of Gears Of War 2.

My family war story

So, I have been watching lots of documentaries over the last week about Armistice Day and World War One. And seeing so many War Cemeteries got me to thinking that neither I, nor anyone in my family, has ever visited the graves of my grandfather or great uncle, both of whom lost their lives in […]