Over the last half decade, I have heard a lot of rumblings within the games criticism community surrounding the idea of a one console future. On the surface these discussions usually posit that video games are unique as a medium in having competing proprietary standards that run for […]
“50% of the world’s population has the ability to fly, The only way to find out is to jump from a height that will surely kill you”. I stood there with the wind in my hair for what felt like hours, my toes curled over the edge. I […]
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Over the course of the last week I’ve seen Gerard Way perform two live concerts in the UK, in which he has gone out of his way to make a series of speeches that have firmly convinced me he may be one of the most important people in […]
Today I went to my local Tesco Express in search of some tinned spaghetti hoops for lunch. My to my shock I was unable to find a single tin. I stormed up to the manager demanding an explanation and was told that they were unfortunately sold out, but […]
The idea of holding on for dear life to a sense of childlike wonder and hope in a world that tries to tear you down is a pretty beautiful thing. Over The Garden Wall is a ten episode long mini-series recently released by Cartoon Network. Each episode is […]
So like any good CoDBLOPS FPS #360NOSCOPE Call of Duty player, I need to be at peak performance when shooting people online and shouting racial and LGBT slurs at them for their poor performance. Knowing I need to be at peak Killstreak potential, I was very excited to […]
Brian Altano is a man I first came to know through his work in the video games industry. Lead Writer for IGN’s Up at Noon and co-host of the hugely popular and rather adult Comedy Button podcast, Brian is a man whose name is pretty well known by […]