Author Archives: Eivind

Fidelity Wars #129: Young Statues – “California Girls”

I stumbled over the band Young Statues on a jaunt through Bandcamp’s archives for music related to The Magnetic Fields, as their EP of cover songs – descriptively entitled Covers – features a version of “California Girls”. And a pretty a good version! In my opinion, better than the original. While … Continue reading

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Custom Fluttershy Plushie

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Between Love And Nothing At All

I should have made this blog entry a month or two ago, but then some stuff happened, and then some other stuff happened, and then I got sick. Regardless, I am happy to announce, slightly delayed but what the heck, … Continue reading

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Fluttershy Has Something To Say


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Pony Birthday Presents

I recently turned 29, and as the word has spread that I’m a fan of the show My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, I received a handful of pony-themed gifts from various friends, which I’ll show off below. A pony-themed … Continue reading

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Fidelity Wars #128: Jim Guthrie – “Wuthering Heights”

I guess I can say I’m a casual fan of Jim Guthrie, an indie singer-songwriter from Canada. Like many others, I first really became aware of him through the work he did doing the scores for Indie Game: The Movie … Continue reading

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Ginga Densetsu Weed: A Rough Critique

Early this year, I finally watched the anime Ginga Densetsu Weed.  It has been on my backlog for some time, being a big fan of its predecessor, Ginga Nagareboshi Gin – or known as Silver Fang here in Norway. Here … Continue reading

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Fidelity Wars #127: Joy Kills Sorrow – “Such Great Heights”

The Postal Service‘s “Such Great Heights” seems to have become a bit of a modern pop standard. It’s a good song. It’s catchy, slick, with a few clever lines and a cutesie love theme, and there are now over a … Continue reading

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Discouraging DLC

On several occasions, DLC (downloadable content) has discouraged me from buying a game. The most recent case being Crusader Kings II. CKII is a part of this week’s Humble Bundle sale; for about 6 USD, you get both CKII and … Continue reading

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2013 Blind Bag Figures

I recently managed to complete my set of Plaaymates’ 2013 series of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles blind bag figures! Collecting the figures was fortunately easy enough, as it turned out each bag had a letter telling you what figure was … Continue reading

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