Dr Who, Gallery of Ghouls

Dr Who, Gallery of Ghouls
Dr Who, Gallery of Ghouls

I’ve been really enjoying this season of Doctor Who, so I had high hopes for this story, but it just wasn’t as good as I’d hoped. Don’t get me wrong, it was an ok story, just not an awesome story as some of the others have been. It’s not like I’m going to stop getting these stories, I’m just hoping that this is blip in the season and nothing more.

Good, but not as good as the first one

Doctor Who, Vampire of the Mind
Doctor Who, Vampire of the Mind

I did enjoy it but I can’t say that it was as good as the first in this trilogy. In fact it really felt like a stand alone story really rather than a continuation from the first one with the 5th Doctor. I’m hoping that the third will make sense in terms of bringing them together to form a really coherent trilogy.

Listened to Torchwood Ghost Mission

Torchwood Ghost Mission
Torchwood Ghost Mission

And I think it probably has to be one of the best episodes of the audio series so far. It was really funny, well written and a great little story which kept me happy for an hour. I hope they do a few more like this, specifically with Andy as well, as he’s a great character and really does lighten the mood.

Rick Dickinson Interview — Memoirs of a Spectrum Addict

Had the totally amazing opportunity to interview one of my all-time Spectrum heroes, the one and only RICK DICKINSON down in Cambridge. Rick, who designed the ZX81, ZX Spectrum, Sinclair QL, Spectrum+ etc etc etc was an absolute blast. A proper gent, full of brilliant anecdotes, wit and charisma, and a truly genius vision on […]

via Rick Dickinson Interview — Memoirs of a Spectrum Addict

Now that’s a shame, The Aria Pebble Strap is running 2 months late

I was looking forward to this. It seemed like a great device and I’ve got quite a few ideas on how to use it, but they’re going to have to wait now for at least an extra couple of months it seems. These things happen I guess, and let’s face it, all kickstarter stuff tends to be late, especially hardware, so I shouldn’t be too surprised really.