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Why Everyone Should Vlog

Last week I had a brief conversation with one of my colleagues at work about YouTube. The conversation started when he mentioned his teenage sons were focused on YouTube and some YouTube ‘stars’ rather than watching TV. The discussion varied about a bit but it did result in me discussing …

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Holy Crowdfire!

Since YouTube is not going to plan in terms of subscriber numbers I decided to give Twitter a bit of attention. After all, with my goal of community and communication, rather than raw numbers, I figure Twitter can deliver that better as the communication is more continuous and immediate. The …

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3 Months on The YouTube

In just under two weeks time it will be 3-months to the day that I posted my first video on YouTube, though I’d been considering starting to post YouTube content 2-3 months ahead of that as I considered thinking about a solo holiday. I’d set Christmas as a review point …

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Disney World 2016 – Of vLogs and Solo Holidays

So, I’ve posted my first vLog. Well, my first vlog that has been made public, there has been a couple of experiments that have stayed set to private, such as uploading, camera, outside vlogging and quality tests. The vlog is part of an experiment, part of that experiment has passed and …

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I’ve Subscribed…To A Twitch Channel!

The title says it all really. Today, I subscribed to a Twitch channel. I never thought I’d do this. I’ve never fully got the Twitch thing, which I’ll get to shortly. The channel I’ve subscribed to is Geek and Sundry, which is certainly something I never thought I’d do. I’ve …

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The Strange Allure of Critical Role

I’ve talked about how much I’ve enjoyed Titan’s Grave and some of the ways it’s got me thinking about my potential future gaming. It also meant I discovered Critical Role, something else I’d never heard of before. Critical Role is quite different to Titan’s Grave. The former is very much …

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Learning From Titan’s Grave and Board Games

I’m a fan of Titan’s Grave. It’s enthralling viewing, which is amazing when you consider it is a TV show that is a televised experience of role-playing game sessions. I’ve talked about why I like it and some of the implications of the TV show element that means you’re not …

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The Brilliance of Titan’s Grave

Way back when it was mentioned that there was going to be a role-playing game version of the Geek & Sundry Tabletop show I assumed it would be similar to that in some way. Have to admit, I found it hard to imagine how that would work, especially with role-playing …

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Storium – The Second Kickstarter

I’ve backed my second Kickstarter. The first one was Fate Core this second one is something quite different: Storium. I’ve opted for the second backer level, which gives me access during the testing phases as well as a first year subscription. It wasn’t a vast amount of money and I …

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