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03
Apr
2021
Posted in Wargaming

Color-blindness and Hobbying – An Essay

I would imagine that most people find out they’re color-blind one of two ways – firstly; an optometrist gives you a color-blindness test and determines…

Beyond - Two Souls Screenshot
0 115
01
Apr
2021
Posted in Video Games

One-Hour: Beyond: Two Souls

Synopsis: I picked up a used PS4 Pro about a year or so ago, and added a “Playstation Now” subscription almost immediately. I downloaded a…

Tomb Raider I - Screenshot
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28
Mar
2021
Posted in Video Games

One-Hour: Tomb Raider

Synopsis: Somehow I completely missed playing Tomb Raider when it came out in the mid 90’s, which I find strange because this is a period…

27
Mar
2021
0 115
Posted in Uncategorized

Use VBA to decode password for locked Excel Sheet

Here’s a small snippet of code that works really well for unlocking pesky Excel worksheets when you don’t know what the password is. Full disclosure;…

Observer - Screenshot
0 115
27
Mar
2021
Posted in Video Games

One-Hour: >Observer_

Synopsis: I went in blind on this one, other than I knew it was in my library I had no idea what I was getting…

Inside - Screenshot
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26
Mar
2021
Posted in Video Games

One-Hour: Inside

Synopsis: Today’s entry is a bit of a cheat. I’ve already played Inside – in fact, I’ve played it all the way through (which is…

20XX - Screenshot
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25
Mar
2021
Posted in Video Games

One-Hour: 20XX

Synopsis: My initial reaction to 20XX is “Oh this is totally Megaman” and it is, kind of? But not really; it’s more of an homage…

Lifeless Planet - Screenshot
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23
Mar
2021
Posted in Video Games

One-Hour: Lifeless Planet

Synopsis: Lifeless Planet is a third-person story-driven space exploration game, on a seemlingly Lifeless Planet. (Spoiler alert; if you saw my in-game screenshot you’ll realize…

Civ V - Screenshot
0 114
21
Mar
2021
Posted in Video Games

One-Hour: Civilization V

Synopsis: I don’t know why I’m drawn to 4X (Explore, Expand, Exploit, Exterminate) games as much as I am, because I’m terrible at them. Civ…

Space Wolf - Screenshot
0 107
20
Mar
2021
Posted in Video Games

One-Hour: Warhammer 40,000 – Space Wolf

Synopsis: My initial reaction was “what the hell is this?” followed by “oooooh it’s totally Hearthstone, but BETTER”. Warhammer 40K: Space Wolf is a third-person…

Crysis Remastered - Screenshot
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19
Mar
2021
Posted in Video Games

One-Hour: Crysis Remastered

Synopsis: It’s time to answer the age-old question: “But can it play Crysis?” The answer is yes, yes it can. On low settings – across…

WWZ - Screenshot
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18
Mar
2021
Posted in Video Games

One-Hour: World War Z

Synopsis: What is World War Z, if not Left 4 Dead with fancier graphics? The formula is essentially the same; four survivors of a zombie…