My Blog In 2013

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 27,000 times in 2013. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 10 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

Click here to see the complete report.

The Shotgun Driver

Computer game vs reality; two drivers race in different realities. It must be so hard keeping your focus and not be distracted by the g-force and your senses of the real world car when racing in the computer game like this!

Check out the full article over on

DayZ Standalone Video Play-Through

I am so excited about this game, but I am waiting until it is in BETA (or final) until I play as it still looks very buggy and I don’t want to ruin my experience of it. But even watching someone play this game is entertaining enough, which is definitely not true about most games!

Substance Painter- Painting With Particles

The potential for the Substance Painter program is immense, painting wear and different effects using real-time particles would seriously speed up photorealistic pipelines and I’m sure you could get some great results for stylised art too. Let’s just hope you don’t have to have an insanely specced GPU to run it at a decent speed! Can’t wait to test it out.