Play Forest - Mag-100

MAG-100: INCEPT

Ever since man first set foot on the moon, there were those who quietly planned for the time they could escape Earth’s confines, to find the riches thought to exist in the rock of other worlds.

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MAG-100 00:00:Prelude

Prelude : How did we end up here

I remember the old stories my dad used to tell me. Tales of the mining rush in the 2200’s and how the ‘system’ went from being a vast, cold, empty place, to one filled with colonies and outposts; filled with as many cowboys and personalities as there were stars

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Play Forest reviews Luc Besson's Valerian

The problem about writing a review, or opinion, about Valerian is where to even start? I write this after only having watched it once and thinking about it still leaves me swimming in its vast ocean.

Valerian

Reading Time: 5 minutes
Play Forest - Vinyl Toys

Subsets. That is the best way to define modern culture. One can exist in their little world and really never be confronted by, nor experience another subset. To some this keeps them happy, too much stimulation is a bad thing as it challenges their fragile view of the world. To others though, life is not…

Vinyl Toys

Reading Time: 4 minutes
Roy Huxley Rediscovered

Upon seeing Huxley’s images once again, I instantly recognised why his work at the time was so magnetic – it has that ageless ’something’.

Roy Huxley Rediscovered

Reading Time: 3 minutes
Play Forest - Terran Trade Authority 7

The books had big flashy pictures that were more than enough to capture a fertile young mind – the Terran Trade Authority books were favourites in my collection.

Terran Trade Authority

Reading Time: 7 minutes
Play Forest's Appleseed Alpha review

Hands down, ‘Alpha’ is the best interpretation for the original Manga to date.

Appleseed Alpha

Reading Time: 4 minutes
Play Forest's Appleseed Ex-Machina review

While it definitely has it’s moments of ‘goodness’, Ex Machina is more a film for true Anime geeks…

Appleseed Ex Machina

Reading Time: 4 minutes
Play Forest - MAG100 - Faster Than Light

We accept, somehow, that at the flip of a switch and push of a lever, Han Solo can push the Millenium Falcon into hyperspace.

Faster than light

Reading Time: 3 minutes
Rez, a true modern classic

If you never have, try and check Rez out. You might not click with it right away but when you do, and you will, it will all make sense.

Rez, a true modern classic

Reading Time: 6 minutes
Play Forest Lost Patrol review

Don’t let that fool you though, this is an incredibly difficult game to win (where the Space Marines are the ones that win or loose), and very quickly the Space Marines player will start experimenting with ways to actually survive more than 10 minutes!

Warhammer 40,000 – Lost Patrol

Reading Time: 7 minutes
Aeon Flux, a cult classic from the 90s

“I always felt like there was a complete disconnect between things that were fun and entertaining to watch and things that were more thoughtful and philosophical.” Peter Chung

Aeon Flux: a cult classic

Reading Time: 7 minutes
Play Forest: Battletech Redux... almost

Big walking tanks whomping the bejeezus out of one another. That’s the basic premise of Battletech, a game with its roots dating back to the mid 80’s.

Battletech redux – almost

Reading Time: 6 minutes

My second exploration into Akira was always going to end about halfway though (a situation to be remedied), so diving into the full story was naturally only ever going to deliver half the experience.

Akira, an incomplete review

Reading Time: 4 minutes