Tim Wilson

Musings of a fantasy author in a wibbly wobbly world.



Misc news: Updates, WII U sales, NX predictions, Weather and the tech baffled.

I've a video arriving shortly with an incredibly interesting interview with Michael Horn, which I've put much attention into, its an important interview for me and I'm sure you'll be impressed at how insightful and intelligent Michael is as well... Continue Reading →

Nintendo loses court case to Philips – Game over?

If Nintendo didn't have enough on its plate with sales figures suggesting its hardware is far from enjoying the success its previous devices have, now you can add a lost court case into the mix. It is reported: It was reported... Continue Reading →

Early Xmas sales figures – Microsoft, Sony & Nintendo & The Kindle

Whilst it appears only Amazon has released details of what has sold over the Xmas period, I will take a look at some (unscientific) trends and observations that can be drawn from them. I believe 2011 will be a very... Continue Reading →

Sony’s plans for their PS3 – A patent filing hinting on the future?

Its Xmas and one of my presents from Santa was GT5, so I've been distracted throughout the day in between festivities and few cans of Christmas cheer.  All this makes the following article relevant. I've written on many occasions about... Continue Reading →

Xbox 360 gets Kinect, the official name replacing Natal.

Despite being plagued with hardware issues (such as the Red Rings of Death) Microsoft's 360 remains a popular console which despite the arguably better specs of the PS3 and the family orientated WII has reasonable deployment rates in most countries.... Continue Reading →


Just a few bits and pieces that I wanted to clear before the new week starts. Nintendo Sales - Fastest selling console in UK history? It is being reported that sales of the WII console have exceeded 6 million, which... Continue Reading →

Nintendo Emulation w/ Linux! – All you need to know! (and a little more)

I have received a few emails asking about emulation on the Linux platform.  These questions were mostly by Windows users who enjoy running retro titles and don't know much about Linux and its thriving emulation scene.   From being active... Continue Reading →

The good, the bad and the Vista.

Or/ Roundup of snipets for the week. The recession has brought about many losses, most recently Joe Wilcox from Microsoft Watch.  Microsoft is reported to have stopped their plans for a bar on the Redmond Campus, cancelled their summer picnic... Continue Reading →

NEWS: XBOX 360 – The end of the console?

Article by Goblin[RFD] That got your attention didnt it?  I often like to start my posts wilth a title that whilst relates to what Im talking about, it not really how it reads. It gets me hits anyway, and to... Continue Reading →

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