Vastari’s Tech Rants

The insane recommendations of a maniac.

Tom Clancy’s Endwar

Well, there’s a new game from the Tom Clancy group. This one breaks away from the others in that it’s a strategy game. Here’s a quick trailer.

The story is thus: The US and the European Federation have set up a “shield” designed to prevent Nuclear Missile launches. It works, and global Nuclear Warfare is averted forever. Unfortunately, Russia’s not too happy, especially with the US militarising space. Then, when Oil supplies are revealed to have been overstated, the price hugely increases. Russia makes Billions and uses it to expand its military. Obviously, the US and Europe are not too happy, and due to the uselessness of Strategic Nuclear strikes, the battles can now be fought large scale, on the ground, juts like in the other World Wars. World War 3 has begun.

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October 30, 2007 Posted by | Gaming | Leave a comment

Talk 4 Cash

I realise I haven’t posted in quite some time and I apologise for that, but I’ve been really busy. But now that I’m back, I’d like to let you all know about Talk 4 Cash.

Basically, Talk 4 Cash is a forum just like any other, only the difference with this one is that you actually are paid to post. You earn 3c a post, but only in certain areas of the boards. Still, could be a good earner. Plus everyone’s real friendly, so you can just have a good time without earning money.

Check it out. You won’t be disappointed.


October 29, 2007 Posted by | Reviews, Websites | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Future of Mankind

I just found this video which shows what scientists believe the Earth will be like in the year 2057. I wonder how much of it will come true…

October 14, 2007 Posted by | Technology | Leave a comment

Clive Barker’s Jericho – Trailers

Two absolutely amazing trailers for Clive Barker’s Jericho

My Favourite: The Crusader Trailer

Eternity Trailer

October 11, 2007 Posted by | Gaming, Reviews | Leave a comment

My Triond Articles

I thought it about time for a friendly reminder. I’d like you all to read my articles and tell me what you think. Thanks, much appreciated:

Thanks in advance!

October 11, 2007 Posted by | My Websites | Leave a comment

The Game

Hello good readers. Welcome to my monthly “THE GAME!” Post. Posted on the first Sunday of every month, at precisely 12:01 in the morning (that’s one minute after midnight).

CONGRATULATIONS! You are now playing “THE GAME!” If you weren’t already. The Rules:

  1. You are in THE GAME! for life, there is no quitting.
  2. You cannot win THE GAME! You can only lose.
  3. You lose whenever you remember the game.
  4. When you lose, you are out for 30 minutes. During these 30 minutes, you can remember the game without losing. (Note:If you are already in THE GAME! You may have heard a different time for which you are out. Follow that one.)
  5. When you lose, you must shout out “I LOST THE GAME!”
  6. As soon as you mention THE GAME! to anybody, and explain the rules to them, they are in THE GAME! as well.
  7. The objective of THE GAME!? To have everybody on Earth playing it.

P.S. You have now lost THE GAME!

October 7, 2007 Posted by | Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Clive Barker’s Jericho

This isn’t a review, as the game isn’t out yet. It’s just a small preview of the game. One quick note.

Clive. Barker. Is. Twisted.

For those of you who don’t know, Clive Barker is the creator of the Hellraiser and Candyman movies. He;s also the author of numerous horror novels. He’s made two forays into gaming so far as well. His first was the critically acclaimed Clive Barker’s Undying which, while it recieved huge critical acclaim, didn;t sell so good, due to not many people knowing about it. His second try, Demonik was cancelled.

Now, with Jericho Barker may actually do very well.

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October 6, 2007 Posted by | Gaming, Reviews | Leave a comment