I'm a professional game developer from Wakefield, England, working for TickTock Games.
I'm married with four children and I am also the director and lead programmer of Retroburn Game Studios.
Martin 'Bytrix' Caine
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Sunday, July 25th 2010 / XNA
Coming from an old-school C background I have to admit that I write my code in a very non-OO way and there are certain aspects of C# especially that I hadn't really got into using. One such aspect was C# Properties.

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Saturday, July 24th 2010 / Blog
We've had this one for a while but hadn't got round to watching it until tonight. My Dad has told me he didn't think much of it and that it wasn't worth watching but I thought considering the range of well known actors that are in the movie, I'd give it a shot.

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Friday, July 23rd 2010 / Blog
Just watched Kick Ass with my Wife and thought I may aswell start posting my movie reviews which I've wanted to do for a very long time. The hope is that over the years I'll keep a record of the great (and not so great) movies that I've seen.

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Saturday, July 17th 2010 / Blog
A few weeks ago we were having internet problems at work, I'd done a fresh install of Windows 7 just a week before and Google Chrome kept timing out while trying to find websites.

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Wednesday, July 7th 2010 / Gaming
Having just installed Borderlands through Steam on my PC I've noticed I was getting pretty low framerates and the game felt laggy. After searching around the internet I found a few helpful posts on forums with some settings to change, my game now feels much smoother and I'm able to play at higher resolution and keep 50-60 FPS.

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