You may not be aware of this, but I’ve started a new blog. It’s called Drowning in Multimedia. I’m going to be posting on there far more frequently than here. The new blog is dedicated to analysis of creative processes and analysing comics, videogames, books, TV shows and films. So, if you like posts such as my Far Cry 3 ones or my one about Final Draft and Android – head there.
Those of you who know me reasonably well, know that I like to write stuff. Like the short film script pictured above or the odd comic. And I don’t like using a basic word-processor when writing scripts for screen or comics, I like to use programmes such as Final Draft. I have a laptop PC and a tablet with a keyboard. Continue reading
Around the 42 minutes mark, the latest episode of Nerds Assemble has scriptwriter James Henry answer various questions about writing and scriptwriting and other cool things you may want to know if you’re writing in the UK. There was insight into UK series length and how best to get represented by an agent. Here are some of the questions and answers. Continue reading
On Saturday I ventured inside my local HMV store. So far it has survived being closed down but…
In some ways, I’m glad that IGN found a buyer (Ziff Davis) and has set sale away from the shores of News Corp. But there’s a detail in the PR speak about the acquisition that keeps making me smirk just a bit… Continue reading