Monthly Archives: July 2013

More Total War: Rome 2

…now with The Joey Berry (AKA Warhammer Joey). The commentary is a little painful at first, but it improves as the video progresses.

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Heir to Greatness: Part 5 – Other Contenders

Besides the initial generations of daidochi, there were others who could (and would try to) lay claim to Alexander’s legacy. We’ll begin with one who probably has more claim than most, a blood-relative of the Macedonian king who, according to … Continue reading

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Heir to Greatness: Part 4 – Earning the Diadem

So who amongst the diadochi deserves to stand shoulder-to-shoulder with Alexander the Great? The answer is, predictably, none of them. Though many aspired to the same heights of glory, none could surpass (or even equal) the achievements of the Great … Continue reading

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Grand Theft Auto 5 – Gameplay Trailer

In lieu of the next part in my ongoing series ‘Heir to Greatness’, which has suffered one of those delays I spoke of briefly a few weeks ago (sorry!), here’s something infinitely cooler – if you haven’t watched it yet, … Continue reading

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Heir to Greatness – Part 3: The Successors

The period immediately after Alexander the Great’s death was one of confusion and uncertainty. The great conqueror had left no clear instructions for the succession – a curious oversight, considering his formidable organisational powers. Maybe Alexander had finally convinced himself … Continue reading

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