I came across an article by Gavin from Bits & Pieces last month which gave a brief history of fast-travel in video games. Although he was unable to discover which … Continue Reading Are you a walker or a fast-traveller?
Last month I asked readers how they approach character creation in video games. Do they make a protagonist who looks just like themselves, one who appears completely different, or maybe … Continue Reading Finding it hard to be bad in video games
Happy Easter! I hope you’re having a lovely bank holiday and are reading this while juggling a controller in one hand and a chocolate egg in the other. A long … Continue Reading Escaping in games and chocolate for Easter
What has been the event within a video game that has shocked you the most and left you reeling? Maybe it was a major plot-twist, the death of one of … Continue Reading Plot-twists, instant deaths and naked missions
More bloggers have found their way to Twitch over the past year. Additional free time during lockdown and a desire to connect with others more immediately gave many the opportunity … Continue Reading My favourite Twitch voices
Each of us are attracted to different things in video games. Whether it’s open-world exploration in RPGs, massive weapons in FPS releases or special moves in fighting games, there’s always … Continue Reading Creating character: customisation in video games
My relationship with video game reviews has evolved over the years. After publishing them every week to then stopping completely, I now exist somewhere in the middle where I write … Continue Reading Do you need to complete a game to review it?