Jul 212014
 
Heroes of the Storm - Very First Impressions

I’m not sure what a “technical alpha” is, but I joined one. As everyone will probably know, Heroes of the Storm is good old Blizzard having a go at the whole moba/dota-clone/arts business. Apparently this is what all the cool people do. But so far it has been a pretty frustrating and rather average experience. [...]

Dotes: The Ranked Experiment

 Posted by on July 7, 2014 at 12:43  Gaming
Jul 072014
 
Dotes: The Ranked Experiment

I really enjoy playing Dota. It’s a great game, but at this point I don’t want to get into the reasons why I like it and why I prefer Dota 2 over other MOBAs. No, this little scribble is simply about an experiment I did only recently. First off: I’m bad. Real bad. The emphasis [...]

Summer is coming

 Posted by on June 12, 2013 at 23:14  Current affairs
Jun 122013
 
Summer is coming

  When Time Magazine made the “Protester” Person of the Year 2011 after the arabic spring and the violent riots in London, the media also mentioned that this kind of protest will continue during the following years. You don’t need to search very hard for reasons: a policy of austerity, the growing distance between poor [...]