Go Back   The Older Gamers Forums > Blogs


Avatars & The GIPC #3!

Posted 5th August 2009 at 11:10 PM by Ashlann (Ashlann's Basket)
Updated 5th August 2009 at 11:34 PM by Ashlann

Images Are Power

Anyone who has ever experienced an emotional reaction to portrait photography on any level knows what I mean. Some of you may have noticed my avatars: I like to use images of famous people with expressive faces. Christopher Walken is one of my all time favourite comedians & actors, with such a distinctive style.

Recently I decided to do a little self re-invention and moved...
Ashlann's Avatar
Retired Moderator
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 5979 Comments 15 Ashlann is offline

Rugby time!

Posted 1st August 2009 at 02:45 PM by Wayfarer
Updated 1st August 2009 at 02:49 PM by Wayfarer

The Earl's school resumed rugby today; first match of the new term was against Riverview

Barkers' Thirds (under 12) played Riverview's lads in a tough game this morning. What a beautiful winter's day under brilliant blue sky and crisp morning air!
Barker boys in the blue and red.

A line out

Dan the Man...
Wayfarer's Avatar
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 2328 Comments 2 Wayfarer is offline

Games Industry Podcast 2 Released!

Posted 18th July 2009 at 03:21 PM by Ashlann (Ashlann's Basket)
Updated 19th July 2009 at 05:12 AM by Ashlann

Hi all!

The TOG Games Industry Podcast #2 has been released!

Stef and I were a lot happier with this one, and we both hope you enjoy it.

We really look forward to people submitting their thoughts & questions for inclusion in the casts. You really don't need anything fancy: just open Windows Recorder (Accessories > Entertainment > Sound Recorder) and talk! Share your thoughts/questions...
Ashlann's Avatar
Retired Moderator
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 7570 Comments 0 Ashlann is offline

Member Post Info Redesign (aka Postbit)

Posted 12th July 2009 at 08:54 AM by Nestaron
Updated 12th July 2009 at 09:39 AM by Nestaron

Postbit is the name of the template that controls all the information that is displayed in post made by members on the TOG Site. Recently the TOG Engineering department has made some pretty neat changes to this area of the site; with much more planned.

Version 1...

In our first release/version of the redesign we added the "tabs".

The Rank Tab:

This tab was designed...
Retired Administrator
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 3389 Comments 0 Nestaron is offline

Plate Art

Posted 11th July 2009 at 09:13 PM by Ashlann (Ashlann's Basket)
Tags art

A few friends at work and I like the food at a local bar. We go there fairly often for lunch, have a quiet pint and wind down for a bit. As such, we tend to know most of the staff, and we assume they recognise us.

Last week, we got a bit creative with the left-overs. It started with me making a square out of the left over chips, then eyes were added. From there, everyone got involved and what resulted can best be described as, well, a masterpiece of "improvisational organic expressionism...
Ashlann's Avatar
Retired Moderator
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 2521 Comments 0 Ashlann is offline

All times are GMT +11. The time now is 02:52 PM.

Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.3.0