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7 Vomit Inducing Ready Player One Trailer Moments

Here's a quote I quite like from thinky French man, Jean Baudrillard: "If you say, I love you, then you have already fallen in love...

Terraria: Blood Moons & Misogyny

In a world of giant flying eye monsters and mountable unicorns players are free to do and be almost anything. Yet in all the...

The Top 5 Game Awards 2017 Moments

The Game Awards, eh? What a show! I'm actually still dizzy from all the reveals. There was that new FromSoftware game we know nothing...

Dreams: the Space Between the Notes

Impressionist composer Claude Debussy once famously remarked that "Music is the space between the notes." The beauty of a song lies not the systems...

5 Star Wars Games That Needed More Porgs

With all the recent furor around Star Wars: Battlefront 2, it's easy to forget how many other Star Wars games we've had over the...

Connection Lost: Play It One More Time

Connection Lost is a collection of pieces that uses games to examine attitudes towards death in the non-gaming world. In this edition we will...
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Sympathy for the Devil: What if EA isn’t Evil?

Hating specific developers and publishers seems to be a bit of an obsession for gamers. People hated Sean Murray for being dishonest regarding No Man's...
Call of Duty WW2 female soldier Rousseau spin-off

Call of Duty: WWII’s Female Soldier ‘Rousseau’ Deserves Her Own Spin-Off

Call of Duty: WW2 is an awkward game. Its campaign strives to be serious (at one point touching upon the horrors of a concentration...

The Amazing LGBTQ Representation of Night In The Woods

Night in the Woods rolls with themes that pretty much any modern LGBTQIA individual can relate to. Feelings of isolation, distance, depression, and (for...

5 Best Lizards from Shadow of The Colossus

Ok, deep breath. SHADOW OF THE COLOSSUS REMAKE. SHADOW OF THE COLOSSUS REMAKE. SHADOW OF THE COLOSSUS REMAKE. Right, now that that's over, I'd just like...

Videogames vs. ADHD

Continuing this week's unofficial theme of "scientific research to prove the haters wrong" (Stephanie coined that one in her piece showing the links between...

I’m Glad Wolfenstein 2 Didn’t Let Me Fight Hitler

What I remember about my first visit to Berlin is: Evening air so humid my vest clings to my torso. Lukewarm bottled water. Icy...

5 Times the Princess Saved *Your* Useless Ass

Is it worth it? let me work it put that established narrative convention down, flip it and reverse it .... I am so, so sorry for that. Here's...

Biomutant Looks Effing Adorable

If all games were downloaded instead of manufactured, we'd save 2.4 billion gallons of crude oil – over four times Italy's yearly consumption. Just...

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