Let’s Play: Battletech

Oh the awesome! High octane, concentrated ALL CAPS AWESOME! It has been three years in the making but here it is, BATTLETECH by Paradox Interactive and Harebrained Schemes LLC. I just had to sit down and do a quick skirmish game. There will be many more of those skirmishes in the …

Ad Astra, Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking, rock star scientist and one of the brightest minds of the present has passed on. He was 76 years old. Considering that his doctor gave him two years to live, due to his disease, 50 years ago, this is actually cause for celebration. Mr Hawking, Sir, you led …

Non-Euclidean Æthercast #50: Steampunk Hands Around the World V: Road Trip

https://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/aethercast/aethercast/NonEuclidean50.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 14:28 — 12.8MB) | EmbedSteampunk Hands Around the World is going into its fifth year and this year’s theme is  „Road Trip“. So, I have taken the opportunity to introduce you to a small number of locations which a Steampunk may want …

Lockheed Shooting Star

F-80 „Vulture“ Fighter Jet for Fallout: New Vegas

Oh my word! (Actually, I wanted to use a different expletive) I have found this concept or trial video for a mod for Falout: New Vegas, a beautiful up-weaponed  F-80 Shooting Star, named  „Vulture“:   Alas, this video is already from 2016 and although the creator is an active member …

Some thoughts on Star Trek Discovery

Cordial spoiler alert warning! After watching the second episode of the second half of Star Trek Discovery’s first season, I can only say one thing: Holy transwarp spore drive!  I have not been so excited about a series in the Star Trek universe since the third season of The Next …