I’m Hosting Tropicon!

After campaigning for the last couple of years for national pop culture convention Supanova to set a tropical version up in Cairns – and given that Cairns is a tourist …

What is Cosplay?

Eamonn asked, “What is cosplay?” The local newspaper had just run a front-page article on a local cosplay group organising an outing┬áto probably the first true regional geek culture convention …

Child of Eden

Ladies and gentlemen: if you have the opportunity to buy today’s Cairns Post, please make sure you do so; there’s a very important article on page 16. If you don’t… …

Halo: Reach

Sorry the posting here is a little late, but please, head over to cairns.com.au/entertainment and check out (and comment on) my review of Halo: Reach for the Xbox 360!

Transformers: War for Cybertron

If you’ve already read this in today’s paper, I’d like to point out that I gave it 3 1/2 stars (the sub-editor must’ve rounded it up) and that the actual …

Metro: 2033

I think this is the first negative review of a game I’ve written. I tell you what, it’s not something I liked doing. There was quite a bit I liked …

New Halo Within Reach

My latest gaming article for The Cairns Post was published today in both the timeOUT lift-out (page 14) and on the cairns.com.au website. It’s about the public beta test of …