Author Archives: DrinkyBird

Thoughts on Elite Dangerous: Odyssey

So the alpha for Elite Dangerous: Odyssey started about a fortnight ago and I’ve been playing it fairly often since. First off, wow, this alpha is unoptimised. Walking around on a planet runs at 15fps at 1080p, even though all … Continue reading

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This theme, again

I’ve gone back to Twenty Ten as my blog theme – I really like this theme. It’s yet still looks really good, even if it is 11 years old at this point. I’ve had to modify it a bit, to … Continue reading

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Still here

I forget this blog still exists. Not much interesting happened in the 5 months since I last used this blog, as per usual. Nowadays when I’m not working on my usual projects that never come to fruition, I’m streaming on … Continue reading

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I made it through alive

Well, it’s been two weeks since my flatmate started showing symptoms and I had to start self isolating. I’ve made it through fine, I haven’t had any symptoms or illnesses or anything. So either I’m a master at evading disease, … Continue reading

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fun times

Flatmate got corona, now I can’t leave for a fortnight. Currently don’t have any symptoms myself, yet…………………………… help

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New domain

So I’ve been using the nickname DrinkyBird for a while now, and even worse, haven’t used the nickname my old domain was named after for a long while. Given that the Firestick domain was due for renewal I decided to … Continue reading

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I give up

I don’t know what change or bug is causing WordPress to scale my images in such a horrible fashion, but I can’t be bothered to deal with it anymore. Seems to be to do with the container width being too … Continue reading

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The theme broked, I think

Not sure when, but at some point a WordPress update broke my theme quite subtley, as images seem to be horribly stretched. This is most noticeable on the “Comments” and “I bought a Wii U” articles. I use a slightly … Continue reading

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Obligatory post to prove this blog isn’t dead

Well, it is, lol. Not much has happened over the past 4 months, really… just playing a lot of Splatoon. Another Splatfest happened, and my team won, of course… On the note of Nintendo stuff, they recently just announced their … Continue reading

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SplatColour v1.2

I recently released a new version of my Splatoon ink colour editor, SplatColour. It now has a convenient file list, which saves you the effort of having to manually open and save parameter files every time; just specify the location … Continue reading

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