In Light of Recent Events

It’s a confusing time for us all, but I wanted to put a post out there to encourage you to be kind, be patient and to make the most of our time in the face of uncertainty. (With game recommendations, of course.)

Blog Updates

On a lighter note, now that I’ve got my cathartic post out of the way, here’s some updates on Gecko! Deactivated Twitter – I’ve redirected Gecko’s Twitter updates onto my own personal account. I was getting my pages mixed up and, as I couldn’t post as often as I’d like to have, it seems like…

One Week In: The Leveraged PhD Social Media Challenge

Here’s an update on the first week of The Leveraged PhD Social Media Challenge! So far, I’ve made so many amazing connections – I’m already incredibly grateful for this challenge, it’s really bringing out the best side of social media and it’s potential for bringing like-minded people together. Here’s a round-up of the first week…

The Leveraged PhD – Social Media Challenge

Hello, lovely readers. Although I’m a little late to this party, I’ve joined an amazing social media challenge ran by the incredible Melanie over at The Leveraged PhD. You can check out my latest posts on my Instagram. Here’s a snippet from the first post: “This month I’ll be joining the #TheLeveragedPhD Social Media Challenge. Every day, I’ll…

The Raving Gecko x Ko-fi

Gecko is now on Ko-fi! If you like the blog (that’s awesome) and look forward to my random, infrequent and sometimes opinionated rants (wait, you do?), why not support a humble writer by buying her a coffee with Ko-fi? Ko-fi allows creators to receive donation from readers, fans and supporters. Anyone who chooses to support…

Is This Thing On?

An honest update on my PhD, life and a personal attempt at pulling myself together through mental kintsukuroi.

One Week In: Thank You

I would like to take a moment to thank everyone who has supported the new blog in it’s first week. To all of The Raving Gecko 2.0‘s new followers, readers and supporters, thank you for every view, like and read-through: every single one means the world. Video games are somewhat niche in the blogging world…

Welcome to My Gaming Blog

Every age has its storytelling form, and video gaming is a huge part of our culture. You can ignore or embrace video games and imbue them with the best artistic quality. People are enthralled with video games in the same way as other people love the cinema or theatre.  — Andy Serkis This is the…