Category Archives: Stuff

Taking Notes Reveals Beautiful Paper Art

Paper Art

Omoshiroi Block. Have ever heard of these before? You have now. These are memo pads that reveal architecture and other things as you use them. We are not talking about simple square buildings here, no, we are talking about Kyoto’s

Walt Disney World Resort Hotels Upping Security in Name of Better Housekeeping Service

Walt Disney Resorts

The tragic event that happened in Las Vegas earlier this year is just that, tragic. I am not going to point a finger in this article, I am not calling for one thing or another. I am simply pointing out

Nintendo Re-Enters Cereal Market with Super Mario Cereal

Super Mario Cereal

Cereal, the crunchy stuff that companies attempt to tell us is all a part of a healthy breakfast. When in all seriousness, most of the nutrition here comes from the milk that you pour on it. That has not stopped

Search and Help Plant Trees with Ecosia

Ecosia Search Engine

Google has proven that search traffic on the Internet is extremely valuable. They literally built an empire with search traffic as a cornerstone. This means there are literally a ton of copycat and me-too search engines attempting to cash in

Sci-Fi Review: Doctor Who – Timewyrm: Genesys by John Peel

In 1989, the unthinkable happened. After a twenty-six year run, garnering countless fans all over the world, who tuned in week after week to see what lay in store for their favorite time traveller, Doctor Who vanished into the ether,

The Greatest American Hero – The Chosen One Fan Movie Released

Greatest American Hero

We cover a lot of stuff by Daniele Spadoni here on Gravis Ludus and on Retro Gaming Magazine. I have even been asked to partake in helping with dubbing for Maniac Mansion (it was a fun experience). Now, Daniele is

Pokemon GO Slows as Niantic Prepares Harry Potter Augmented Reality Game

Harry Potter Wizards Unite

This is an interesting development. Niantic are working on a Harry Potter game that uses the same technology, or very close to, that which powers Pokemon GO. This is nothing new, companies build off past successes as they develop more

Preparing to Work From Home – Part One

I have been preparing for a long time to become self employed. I have been working at being a word smith for nearly a decade now. With some recent changes in my personal and family life new opportunities have become

Survive a Horde of Cannibalistic Horrors in The Forest

The Forest was created by Endnight Games with a team of four people. It was released in Alpha state through the Steam Early Access Program and instantly became a hit among players. This was in due part thanks to YouTubers

AsteroidOS Launches New Smartwatch Launcher

AsteroidOS smartwatch

Smartwatches used to be the next big thing for tech fans. These little devices were the darlings of those that felt they were simply too busy to pull a phone out and look at it for an update on a

The Dwarves Arrived Looking to Kick Butt!

The Dwarves are a series of books written by German writer Markus Heitz. They were published in 2003 and ran until 2012 when The Fate of the Dwarves was released as the fourth and final installment of the series. These

Friday Nightmares: Survivor by J.F. Gonzalaz

Survivor by J.F. Gonzalez

Do you like to be scared? Maybe you’ve worked your way through the back-catalogs of Stephen King and Dean Koontz, and now you want to read from a different letter of the alphabet for a while. Or maybe you’re feeling jaded

Friday Nightmares: The Resurrectionist by Wrath James White

Do you like to be scared? Maybe you’ve worked your way through the back-catalogs of Stephen King and Dean Koontz, and now you want to read from a different letter of the alphabet for a while. Or maybe you’re feeling jaded

Make Money Using Search Engines

It is no secret that there is a search engine war going on right now.  If you didn’t know, now you do.  The question is, did you know that there are search engines out there that will actually pay you

Companies are Taking Advantage of Gamers!

I recently saw a web comic which illustrated how every bad practice in gaming was born. This brought to my attention how certain companies these days are literally holding gamers at ransom. How they do this varies from company to company,

Unofficial Animated Firefly Trailer Released

To say that Firefly was taken from fans too soon is probably the biggest understatement of the year.  It is a series that is loved by many and just about any one of those people would love to see a