blogimg1

@archaeoventure – an experiment in collaborative gameplay

A few weeks back I decided I did not have nearly enough to do (the lies I tell myself), and thus began a new side project that aimed…

Get Drawn: 18th March 2017

  Spent all day drawing my new illustrations for my thesis Wrote a bunch of emails to catch up on work that I have neglected. Started prepping for…

Get Drawn: 17th March 2017

  Tabitha gave an amazing talk about agent based modelling which drew on hydrology and the emergency of hierachy. I was HOOKED. Don passed his viva and we…

Get Drawn: 16th March 2017

So I’m trying to work on a new drawing style as part of my PhD. As part of this I will be practicing by drawing things in my…

skyrimacademia3

Skyrim Academia

  So I recently have fallen back in love with Skyrim and subsequently have spent 40+ hours in the last two weeks riding round on OG Shadowmere doing…

kaliedo

The Past is a Word I Can’t Spell

INTRO I love making stuff, especially stuff that bends the rules of what we think of as archaeology, design or games. Recently a really awesome mini-jam caught my…

Hello blog-ness my old friend. I’ve come to talk through you again

So. It has been awhile since I have posted anything here. Over six months to be exact. I have a handful of excuses that I could pull out…

Day 1: Dispatches from Çatalhöyük

Life is always full of unexpected events. Today’s unscheduled appearance occurred in the form of a broken bag zipper moments before my scheduled ride to the airport. 10…

letter

Interactive Pasts: A Thank-You Letter to VALUE

Warning: This piece is way more personal and mushy than my usual writing, and I went backwards and forwards as to whether I should post it up before eventually…

qmark2

Part 2: Archaeogaming, an idea and a bot

This blog post is the second in a short series about the @archaeogameideabot (which is comprised of a crowd-sourcing thing on top of a generator which spits ideas out…