There is nothing like buying, owning and enjoying watches for inducing consumerist fervour in men. Perhaps the love of cars comes close; but, in watches we find something that enables us to tell the world who we think we are. Of course some disagree with this sentiment, and in a special way disagreement with it is also telling the world […]
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The amazing Rasberry PI is a mini home computer for Linux hobbyists. It is a credit-card sized computer that plugs […]
This incredibly well played event showcased some of the highest quality effects ever used in milsim. Including RPG attacks, EOD detonations, explosive entry and more. All captured in the 20 minute film from Outside Context. If you have any interest in milsim then this is a must watch!
There are many reasons to wear a watch, I said to myself as I took my turn at the JFK […]
Endings are actually beginnings too. This is what I told myself as I sat in the tiny, oh so tiny, […]
This incredible Tier 1 event included elements of a Tier 1 Sub Op and involved two live kidnaps of players obtaining their Tier 1 Team Badges. Some fantastic action, strong story and roleplay. Basho is proud to present some of the finest milsim on the planet.
I have written before about travellers wanting a point to it all, to travelling. In part this is perhaps seen […]
I know I know, its a year late… but, finally my film of Tier 1 Military Simulation’s Operation Sandstorm is complete and […]
Just fresh off the render machine is our latest production for Tier 1; Operation Orchid Dawn.
In aid of the […]
Writing an article about Zen is almost a contradiction in terms. That is unless I simply leave the rest of […]
4am in Tokyo, Japan trickled around and we were ready to go. We skipped breakfast and headed down to the […]