Monthly Archives: September 2007

Halo 3

So, the day of all days is finally among us, it’s is almost the 26th of September and Halo 3 is going to be released. Not that myself or anyone else is waiting for it… In a company update on … Continue reading

Posted in Community and Games, Forums, Gears of War, Halo games, Matchbox360, Microsoft, Xbox Live, Xbox360, XL LAN | 3 Comments

Akismet thinks I am spam…

Akismet currently thinks that my comments are spam. This occurs on other blogs and even my own! May I ask that everyone who I normally comment on regularly checks their Akismet spam to see if any of my comments … Continue reading

Posted in Akismet, Blog, | 7 Comments

How to display your Xbox Live Gamercard on your blog

I’ve recently had quite a few people contact me to ask me how to add to their Xbox Live gamercard to the sidebar. It’s actually quite simple: 1) Go to and generate a code by entering your Gamertag. 2) … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Community and Games, Gamerscore, How to,, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 22 Comments

Kid Nation

It’s autumn or fall as our friends from across the pond like to call it. That means that the new TV lineup is about to start with each station attempting to gather as many viewers as possible. Reality shows ranging … Continue reading

Posted in Films and TV | 2 Comments

A random story on Xbox Live, ft. Cat and Matt. [Pacman!]

Now everyone who knows me knows that I am quite crazy on occasion. So this is what happens when Matt and I send random messages on Xbox Live over a few days whilst playing other games: Cat: BOO :P Matt: … Continue reading

Posted in Community and Games, Pacman, Random, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 14 Comments

Republish your first post!

It’s that first post, writing it, proof reading it and publishing it that starts it all off. The first post on the first blog that is the beginning of the end as you only then realise just how much time … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Blog community project, House, Housemates, Life in general, My cats | 21 Comments

How to display your Twitter status on your blog.

It all started in the support forum in a thread that had been going for months in which people were asking for wordpress to support one of the shiny Twitter status badges. However all the Twitter badges require flash … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Forums, How to, RSS Feeds, Twitter, | 28 Comments

Idk, my bff Rose.

Remember ‘Idk, my bff Jill’? This is the continuation, obviously the family still hasn’t learned a bit and switched their calls to Cingular. This was kindly linked to me by Matt. Thanks. I had to watch the clip several times … Continue reading

Posted in Advert, Save the Vowels! | 8 Comments

ConsoleMonster podcast number 8

Time for another podcast, yes, the ConsoleMonster podcast number 8 [or 7, part 2] is out now. I’m not too sure if I like it, James seemed to have been on a little Vendetta and left a lot of stuff … Continue reading

Posted in Assassins Creed, BioShock, Community and Games, ConsoleMonster, Forums, Halo games, Mass Effect, Microsoft, Nintendo DS, PlayStation3, Podcast, Sony, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | Leave a comment


BioShock was undoubtedly one of the most anticipated games of this year, mainly due to the teasing trailers and the developer walkthroughs demonstrating some novel ideas to the now rather lame first Person Shooter genre. After all there are only … Continue reading

Posted in BioShock, Community and Games, Game Review, Gamerscore | 8 Comments

ConsoleMonster Podcast number 7

As I have mentioned before I’m a moderator of at ConsoleMonster, a console gaming news and resource site. One of the things I’ve now been involved with is the podcast. The ConsoleMonster podcast has been around for a while, but … Continue reading

Posted in Community and Games, ConsoleMonster, Forums, Halo games, Microsoft, PlayStation3, Podcast, Sony, Xbox Live, Xbox360 | 4 Comments

Luciano Pavarotti, 1935 – 2007

Not many people I know like classical music and if they do they don’t like Opera. In fact, coming to think of it now, I can’t think of anyone that likes Opera. I’ve always thought that the 3 Tenors were … Continue reading

Posted in Hitman, Music | 7 Comments

Cancer Research UK

One of the things I am very passionate about is Cancer Research UK. It is a charity raising money to fund the research for the cure in cancer. I have been donating money towards the cause ever since I have … Continue reading

Posted in Cancer Research UK, Charity | 6 Comments

New house

As mentioned in a previous post I will be moving shortly and I spent most of the day looking at places to live on the internet, phoning up estate agents and looking at properties. And as of 6.30pm I’ve found … Continue reading

Posted in House, Life in general, Moving | 9 Comments

My Life, the Universe, and Everything.

No, this is not going to be some post about the ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy‘, even though it’s a great film. This post is more about my life and what is happening with it or rather what’s not … Continue reading

Posted in England, House, Life in general, Studying | 9 Comments