Monthly Archive: September 2013

Shingeki no Kyojin – First Season Impressions

Season one of Shingeki no Kyojin (Attack on Titan) is over unfortunately. I decided to lump my thoughts on this anime so far into a post as I wait for season two to be announced and start airing. First up there are some spoilers present so...


In loving memory of my calico cat, Polar

My calico cat Polar was a beautiful cat, a very vocal cat with a personality that took me months to decipher, understand and adapt to. She was obedient one day and a rampaging, disobedient, rascal the next. She did very peculiar things like sleeping on...


Yakuza Ishin Caught my Eye at Tokyo Game Show 2013

Yakuza Ishin - PS4

Yakuza Ishin, the next installment of the long running Yakuza series is being described as “Grand Theft Auto” set in 18th century Japan. Sadly though, it may never be released outside of Japan, although with the PS4 being region free, one could technically buy it...


Tokyo wins bid to host 2020 Olympic Games

Tokyo will host the 2020 Olympic games after beating out Madrid and Istanbul in the final round of voting. Tokyo became the first Asian country to host an Olympic Games in 1964 and although their bid to host the 2016 games was strong they narrowly...


Loot Crate – August 2013 – “CAKE”

AMC Walking Dead Vinyl Figure

Its been four months since I received my first Lootcrate and although I skipped out on a couple crates I decided to get the one year anniversary Lootcrate as I expected that there would be some really awesome items inside that I didn’t want to...


Cool Blue Hole Revisited

Cool Blue Hole is a hidden natural gem that is a favourite getaway of mine. I first visited three years ago and shared some great photos in a blog post here. Since then I have been back a couple of times and last weekend I...