Frantic Keyboard Mashing

Howdy all! I’ve been away mashing keys and helping my wonderful wife get started with her super-awesome Wedding Stationery business. It’s early days, and there is still plenty to do, but here is some shameless link touting: Website (landing page): Blog: I’ll try to do my best to keep up blogging in the […]

C# 6 Language Features Test Drive

As I was perusing the list of Visual Studio Featured Videos I spotted this little nugget and thought I’d share: Channel 9 C# 6 Features Video I’ve taken these features for a drive around the block; in addition to noting down some of my first impressions. The philosophy outlined is one of small, incremental changes […]


Hi all, A quick apology as I’ve stalled a little on adding new content. I’ve been undertaking some new projects at work and home which is consuming much of my time. I’ll aim to get something new pushed up in the coming week or so. Signing off for now!

Social Media Goodness

I’ve gone ahead, with guidance from my social media guru wife, and joined ‘the Twitter’ and ‘the Facebook’! You could probably find them with ‘the Google’ but to save you some leg work: Bear & Hammer Facebook Page Bear & Hammer Twitter Feed All followers/likers would be much appreciated. I’m off to browse ‘the Interwebs’. […]

Code Project: Epic Quest! Basic Architecture

This project has been moving along at a nice, steady pace; here’s a run-down of the progress and first round of decisions I’ve made surrounding the games architecture. I don’t plan on showing every single line of code. Instead, I’ll focus on the core structural work I’ve done and just list out details on a […]

Merry Christmas

Firstly, for anyone following along, Merry Christmas all! I’m only a handful of posts deep but I can honestly say that I’ve loved doing this. So much so that I, most likely, will plug a bit of money into this in the New Year and try to sort a custom domain/do a few customisations to […]