Dr. Alexei

Stranger Things Season 3 – Blasphemous Mother of Cthulhu!

This review contains minimal spoilers! What a ride! After two very impressive seasons I was more than curious what the third season would bring and I speculated about it two post earlier. My speculation was not correct, which is a good thing. The third season really delivers on all fronts: …

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TIE Fighter Combat – 80’s anime style

Years ago, this 80’s anime clip about TIE fighters in combat showed up in one of my social media streams, then I completely forgot about it. Since I have been watching loads of Star Wars related stuff on Youtube, the Youtube algorithm suggested it to me, which is delightful and …

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The Stranger Things Season 3 Necromorph

If you have watched the season 3 trailer of Stranger Things (if you did not so far, go here) you will remember this thing that appears at the end, sort of emerging out of the floor: Looks gross, doesn’t it? Also, this is a real monster, very different from the …

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The Dreamlands – First Trailer

Cudos to Stefan once again for that one.I had forgotten about this project, although I supported it on Indiegogo way back… An international endeavor rooted in Germany is working on a movie adaption of H.P. Lovecraft’s Dreamlands. The first trailer is out and I just leave it here for your …

Non-Euclidean Æthercast #55: Horrors of both Education and a Lack of Education

https://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/aethercast.s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/aethercast/NonEuclidean56.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 12:13 — 13.2MB) | EmbedThe last week has seen some stunning displays of ignorance by various politicians (to nobody’s surprise) and I have personally struggled with an astonishing lack of knowledge in certain areas in my favourite class. Today’s episode of the …

Lest we forget – Overlord 06.06.1944

  75 years ago, the battle to liberate Europe began, had Overlord failed, it would have been a battle between two autocratic dictators, Hitler and Stalin, that would have decided the fate of Europe and we all would have lost. Remember their sacrifice and remember it let to the longest …

BBC News: Is this house really zombie-proof?

The headline was too awesome to pass. Check it out, a zombie-proof house you can assemble in the wilderness in about a day. Provides its own heat and electricity via solar power: BBC News – Is this house really zombie-proof? https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-48337819

Azathoth payed us a visit (maybe…)

OK, maybe it was not Azathoth who caused what happend to the Milky Way (our home galaxy, not the chocolate bar, obviously), but he is the kind of guy who would be capable of doing exactly that.What happened? Well, there is a hole in our galaxy as if something really …

Something utterly awesome from Poland

Last Thursday, I went on a mission to Poland. It was actually school business and connected to ERASMUS (check out the link), so the awesomeness happened more or less (well, less, to be honest) along the way. Some background-information: As some of you may remember, I spent two weeks in …

Non-Euclidean Æthercast #55: Taking Newbies to the Planescape Part 2

https://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/aethercast/aethercast/NonEuclidean55mp3.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 12:56 — 13.9MB) | EmbedWell, here we went again. The group of novice role-players set out to crawl their first dungeon. It was an exciting experience for everybody involved (except the mimic) and it started with a critical hit. Please enjoy my …