“You have to be beautiful to create something beautiful.” Designer//Slash//Model
I’m not the least bit interested in seeing the movie because the last one was a bit crappy, but this interview with George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon and Ellen Barkin is still quite amusing. They’re having a blast at the expense of the story. You’ve got to admire that.
A CD player that mimics the gramophone. Retro CD Player: Phonograph Concept Treats Your CDs Like Vinyl
Ok, I ran behind my prediction for completion. I said April and it’s now well and truly May. But various trips threw a spanner in the works and put me behind schedule. Tonight, though, after 53 hours of playtime, I finally completed Zelda. Beautiful game. Great story. And for me a great balance between action
I made the mistake of buying Pokemon Diamond for my Nintendo DS yesterday. I’ve always wondered what the deal was with these games, and although they’re really targetted at kids I figured I’d have a go at one, purely for cultural research you understand. Now, of course, I’m hooked, wondering the towns and roads desperately
I remember buying one of these with Uncle Tom in the Boots Chemist that used to be across the road from Harrods in London. I think it must have been summer 1982. Anyway, Happy Birthday to an enabling piece of kit! Link to Sinclair ZX Spectrum: 25 today | The Register
Good overview of London markets. Worth setting time aside if you’re visiting. I personally recommend Borough Market, Camden Lock and Spitalfields… Link to LONDON /moleskinecity.com » London Markets
I mentioned Digital Urban’s post about the Sinclair Spectrum classic game of Ant Attack last week. It turns out someone has done an updated homage called 3D Ant Attack. What a nice thing to do.
I’ve joined the massed ranks of people playing Puzzle Quest, a weird hybrid of a role-playing game and Bejeweled, the puzzle game that involves lining up 3 or more colored balls. Penny Arcade summarized how weird an idea this is in this comic strip. Meeting and fighting viscous creatures through the equivalent of Tetris shouldn’t