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· All my Japan tips
I have been to Japan exactly once, so you should definitely listen to me.
· You gotta do your prerolls

My pal Zach has this ritual when we play D&D - before we start, he rolls the D20. Over and over and over again.

· The games of 2023

As many have written, 2023 was a great year for the games themselves and a pretty dire year for the industry and the people working in it. Let’s hope things improve in 2024.

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Doing my best Jim Holden face

Is me in a boiler suit with it tied round my waist holding a coffee and sort of squinting like what Jim does.
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Cuttin about in a boiler suit tied at the waist holding a coffee, fully living out my James Holden fantasy

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Having a weird thing in Windows 11 where it won’t play audio from both communications device and audio device simultaneously - I have a headset with a chat mixer and this approach worked perfectly in Win 10. Anyone seen this happen?!

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Quite glad I’m not on Twitter these days so I don’t have to see the folks who refused to vote for Corbyn inform me it’s my moral duty to vote for Labour in the next election.

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Wrapped up Final Shape and, goddamn, they really stuck the landing.

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Arrived in Bristol a little early to meet our friends (by three weeks…) but decided to have a lovely day anyway.

Lucy in pub with pint. Lucy looking down to the Avon from the suspension bridge. The suspension bridge. The suspension bridge.
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Destiny is so back (shots from opening mission only!)

A screenshot from Destiny 2. A screenshot from Destiny 2. A screenshot from Destiny 2. A screenshot from Destiny 2.
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Things change every time I go home so it’s somewhat reassuring that Belfast International remains the world’s worst airport.

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First geocache in years!

A geocache box. There’s a label on it explaining what it is. The log book from the geocache, with blue sky and sea in the background.
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Went to my cousin’s wedding yesterday - a gorgeous day.

My cousin dancing with her dad. Me and Lucy being cute in a big circle.