Category: Publications

VideoGamer.com Cover-Up: “Leading Expert on Racism” No Longer

Wesley Yin-Poole of VideoGamer.com interviewed Glenn Bowman, Senior Lecturer at the University of Kent, about Resident Evil 5 and its racist content. Yin-Poole called Bowman “one of the UK’s leading experts on racism”. In one of my previous posts, I suggested that Bowman may not be the most qualified academic to consult because none of his specialties include research on race issues or racism, based upon…

Guild Wars Helpful Links and Tips

I have become increasingly aware that I may have had a teeny tiny part in motivating a few people to either start playing Guild Wars or to increase their Guild Wars game playing time. Occasionally, these people ask me questions, and I’m happy to answer because it helps them understand the game more. I also realise that I have probably…

First Look at Absolute Sandman

I’ve been keeping an eye out for news on this ever since Neil Gaiman started talking about it on his blog a while ago. I’m a huge Sandman fan and a Neil Gaiman fan. The Beat has a look at comparisions between an original page from an original Sandman comic, and the re-coloured page for the Absolute edition. The page…