Philippe L.
When not out exploring the stars with his good friend Hotblack Desiato, he makes his living here on Earth keeping other people's money safe from the hands of thieves and spinning the occasional yarn. He enjoys beer and coffee very much, but unfortunately he can't eat shellfish or tomatoes.

The Playstation 2 Edition of the Totes Mathematical Top Ten Game List for Every Console Ever!

This entry is part 11 of 19 in the series Console Lists

The way these ranking lists work is simple. I use a weighted system which takes into account game sales, player review scores, and professional review scores for a whole bunch of games on a given system. My personal opinions are irrelevant. All of our opinions are irrelevant. We are all…

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Iscariot: Chapter 17 – In which (much like in Game of Thrones, Season 3, Episode 8) there’s a wedding.

This entry is part 17 of 20 in the series Iscariot

If ever I get married, I’m not sure how many of my ex-girlfriends my bride-to-be will let me invite. I’m assuming that we’ll just negotiate a number. My absolute floor is four, but I’m hoping for six. (I’m thinking that if I start the negotiations at nine, I can at…

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Iscariot: Chapter 16 – In which Judas and Jesus travel through India and learn about road building.

This entry is part 16 of 20 in the series Iscariot

I recently visited my family at our farm in the western part of Massachusetts. The town is situated on top of a mountain surrounded by forests and pastures. There’s an abundance of peace and quiet. There was also an abundance of snow and general cold weather on my trip. On…

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The Nintendo 64 Edition of the Totes Mathematical Top Ten Game List for Every Console Ever!

This entry is part 7 of 19 in the series Console Lists

The mid nineties were heady days indeed. Sega and Sony were on that new 32 bit console scene but Nintendo president Hiroshi Yamauchi had different ideas. Ideas which were…twice as big. Enter “Project Reality”. Nintendo’s development initiative to create the 64 bit follow up to the Super Nintendo which eventually…

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The Sega Saturn Edition of the Totes Mathematical Top Ten Game List for Every Console Ever!

This entry is part 6 of 19 in the series Console Lists

“Could be. I’m a pretty dangerous dude when I’m cornered.” “Yeah,” said the voice from under the table, “you go to pieces so fast people get hit by the shrapnel.” ― Douglas Adams, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe Ladies and Gentleman of the gaming world, I present…

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