Adam Thomas

  • Record Of Grancrest War

    Record Of Grancrest War is an anime that aired in 2018, based on a light novel series of the same name, by A-1 Pictures. It’s an anime I enjoyed watching but as I’ve sat with it since I’ve had more and more problems with it. I enjoyed it as...
  • Dying

    There’s no escaping it. For all that we avoid talking about it in real life, it’s a prevalent part of a lot of our creative endeavours. How a show, film or game deals with the deaths of characters can often be a defining part of its perception. Game of...
  • Forget Metal-Head, It’s The Bloody Jetpacks!

    I finally got around to The City That Never Sleeps set of DLC packs for Spider-Man (PS4). I’ve written about Spider-Man before, as have a few of my friends here at Out of Lives in the year or so since it was first released. However, now I’ve completed the...
  • Total War: Three Kingdoms

    This is the fourth article in a series recounting & reviewing my time with Total War: Three Kingdoms. Developed by Creative Assembly & Published by Sega. Our thanks go to Creative Assembly for providing the site with a review code. Campaign mode played is Romance Mode   I have spent...
  • A Persistent Foe

    This is the second article in a series that will be recounting and reviewing my experiences with Total War: Three Kingdoms. You can find the first article here. Thank you to Creative Assembly for providing a code. This article is about a Romance mode campaign.   The Tiger of...
  • Romance of the Three Kingdoms Podcast – Out of Pods Review 2 [2]

    Romance of the Three Kingdoms Podcast – Out of Pods Review Episodes Reviewed:         01-154 Average Episode Length:     30 Minutes Release Schedule:     Finished   So, this is the second time I’ve reviewed The Romance of the Three Kingdoms Podcast for the site; the reason I’ve...
  • A Kingdom Long United Must Divide

    This is the first in a series of articles recounting and reviewing various aspects of the game, Total War: Three Kingdoms. Developed by Creative Assembly & Published by Sega. Thank you to Creative Assembly for providing us with a review code. Check back for more later in the week....
  • Rugby Union Weekly – Out of Pods Review

    Episodes Reviewed:         01-To Present Average Episode Length:     55 Minutes Release Schedule:         Weekly   During a trip down the podcast charts, in the UK, even the most un-observant person would notice that a certain organisation pops up repeatedly; the BBC. They’ve got podcasts about...
  • All Killa No Filla – Out of Pods Review

    Episodes Reviewed:         01-47 Average Episode Length:     1 Hour Release Schedule:         Irregular (Monthlyish) All Killa No Filla is a podcast about serial killers from Kiri Pritchard-McLean and Rachel Fairburn. They open every podcast with the same disclaimer, “This isn’t hero worship. We do this podcast...