Six months of quitting gaming, so what?

Six months. That is the amount of time I have gone without playing a video game and for someone who grew up with Crash Bandicoot, Tomb Raider, Gran Turismo and Tekken, it is something of an achievement for me. Even though video games have taken up a chunk of my life, but I knew at … Continue reading Six months of quitting gaming, so what?

#SWDchallenge – Basic bar charts – Tomb Raider PlayStation sales since 1996

Storytelling with Data's Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic has posted another challenge in her #SWDchallenge series, challenging the data visualisation community to come up with a basic bar chart as the latest monthly challenge. I love bar charts, they are my favourite kind of chart to use for visualising data alongside line graphs and slope charts. With simple datasets, … Continue reading #SWDchallenge – Basic bar charts – Tomb Raider PlayStation sales since 1996

Wumpa, Wumpa, Wumpa! Highlighting PlayStation sales for Crash Bandicoot

With the recent release of the "N-Sane Trilogy" on PlayStation 4, flooding back memories for video gamers, Crash Bandicoot has always been one of my favourite video game series ever since I first played Cortex Strikes Back as a three-year-old child. As I had some data that I had wrangled from the VGChartz website at the … Continue reading Wumpa, Wumpa, Wumpa! Highlighting PlayStation sales for Crash Bandicoot