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#Gamergate; it’s actually not about ethics in journalism but I’d like it to be

If you haven’t been following what has been going on in the world of gaming then you may not have heard of #gamergate. Rather than go over how it started again, check out this article by Caitlin Dewey on gamergate

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel

Quiet but Thinking

It’s been a couple of weeks since my last post and I wanted to let you know that I’m still active. It’s been a crazy couple of weeks in work and I just got back from a wedding in Rome,

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel

Mixed Level Swears #mixedlevelswear

Anyone who follows me on twitter may have noticed that for the past few days I’ve been tweeting daily mixed level swears. But what are mixed level swears and why I am doing this? What is a Mixed Level Swear?

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Should Game Mods have Standards?

I love PC mods, they are one of the reasons I’ve been playing Skyrim for so long. They add additional content, tweak game balance, retexture graphics, fix bugs, fix annoying game features. There is a lot of love for the

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel

Essential things to know about Dragon Age: Inquisition

GaymerX, Gamescon and PAX Prime have been & gone, leaving behind them a trail of juicy  new Dragon Age content. I’ve googled my fingers bloody to bring you a list of the reveals that you need to know, in no

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel

5 Steps to Getting a Dragon Age Keep Beta Code

BioWare are at PAX Prime and have been giving out a ton of Dragon Age Keep Codes. For those of you who don’t know what the Keep is, check out AbilityDrain’s video below and also subscribe to her channel because she’s

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel

Costume Quest 2

Double Fine have revealed the release date for Costume Quest 2, the 7th of October and I couldn’t be more excited. I instantly fell in love with the first Costume Quest. It has a lot of charm, comedy and fantastic

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Posted in Game Reviews by Rachel, Opinion By Rachel

Doctor Who: Deep Breath follow up – Kisses equal Porn

Today, I woke up to sunshine, a cup of tea and to people complaining about Madame Vastra and Jenny kissing in last night’s episode of Doctor Who. While there were a great deal of positive comments about, one person’s negative

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel, Uncategorized

Dr Who: Deep Breath

A few hours ago I was sitting in a cinema waiting for the first episode of the new season of Dr Who to begin and now that it is over I have to say Peter Capaldi does a really great job

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel

Marriage Equality

Ireland is getting our very own referendum on Marriage Equality in 2015 and the campaign for a ‘Yes’ has kicked off with a video from the great and wonderful comedians Tara Flynn and  Kevin McGahern. This video definitely has an

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel, Random Things on the Internet, Videos