The future of My Not So Fictional Life


The new blog…

You may not be aware of this, but I’ve started a new blog. It’s called Drowning in MultimediaI’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.


Tips on scriptwriting and getting an agent – plus key mistakes a Games Master/DM can make in roleplaying games

We didn't just talk about nerdy things...

We didn’t just talk about nerdy things…

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

Ever had a scriptwriter as a games master/DM? I have

Dice, DICE!

Dice, DICE!

Next Monday on the Nerds Assemble podcast, we will have a guest joining us. This guest will be one James Henry, (if you click on the link, you’ll see that he’s written for a great many TV shows from Green Wing to Shaun the Sheep to Campus. He’s a great guy. Continue reading

That acquisition of IGN by Ziff Davis…

IGN logo

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