Category: Furie’s Blog

Next Generation Console Reviews – All in one.

XBox1, PS4, Wii U

XBox1, PS4, Wii UIt’s brilliant

Finally, the next gen review you need!

There’s a lot of guff about the next generation consoles. Which is best? Which to buy?

So here is the definitive set of reviews and the answer to the question “which should I buy?”.

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Game Dev Tycoon gives pirates a taste of their own medicine.

Game Dev Tycoon

Game Dev Tycoonutterly, utterly addictive.

Game Dev Tycoon gives pirates a taste of their own medicine.

I love this – both the game and “joke”.

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Skylanders Giants figures cheap @ Asda

Cheap Skylanders

Cheap SkylandersRange is limited though

3 for 2 on selected Skylanders at Asda

Asda are currently doing in store specials on Skylanders giants. 3 for 2 (£18) on the normal sized figures, and the Giants for £13 each. Get down to your local store now and suck up a bargain.

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Making Pudding (Dessert)

Making Pudding

 

Making Pudding“NOMNOMNOMNOMNOM”

Making a quick and easy dessert – The Family_Furie way.

Following is a video instruction on how to make a delicious ginger, banana and custard dessert in about five minutes.

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Halloween – Tricky or Treaty?

Halloween (at Alton Towers)

Halloween (at Alton Towers)Our local allotments are doing a “Pumpkin Carving” afternoon.

So, what are your plans for Halloween this year?

Yesterday Family_Furie made it to Alton Towers for their “Scarefest”, which is an annual trip for us. What is everyone else up to? Out partying, off to an organized event, or sitting in with the lights off waiting for the little beggars to go away?.

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No Facebook in the playground

No Facebook inthe Schoolyard

No Facebook inthe SchoolyardSocial media should be used as a way of gauging how your brand is perceived, not as a way of enforcing a brand.

Parents sent to see the head, because of their behaviour?

There’s nothing worse than being sent to see the head. It’s bad as a child, and worse as a parent because of your child’s behaviour. How about for YOUR behaviour in a Facebook conversation? Too far?

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A blast from the past

The Family_Furie

The Family_FurieAn epic in the making.

Time to celebrate 7 years, with a new, almost HD update.

Near enough seven years ago, I made a film. I’ve always wanted to make a film and this was it.

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Moshi Madness

Moshi Monsters

 

Moshi Monsters“It’s a fantastic money vacuum, fantastically executed”

Moshi Monsters are huge and getting bigger, but why?

You know you’re old when you no longer understand why kids like certain things. Moshi Monsters are my coffin nail.

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Top toy predictions for Christmas 2012?

Best sellers 2012? Hopefully not Furby...

 

Best sellers 2012? Hopefully not Furby...“Nobody (especially me) would ever pay for that load of rubbish.”

Anyone had any hints this year about what will be the sell out toy?

Without fail, each Christmas has the one “must have” toy that is always sold out in November. What on Earth will it be this year though?

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Virtual Building Blocks

Sony Move

 

Sony Move“Don’t get me wrong, I think PS Move is a great product. It works well and has some good games”

Virtual building blocks? What about real toys? Silly Sony..

So Sony has jumped onto the “motion game” bandwagon (ignoring here they invented it)…

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