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MCM Comic Con London 2018: a round-up

According to their website, MCM Comic Con events are the UK and Ireland’s most exciting pop culture shows and bring together a broad scope of popular culture categories including gaming, movies, anime, comics and more. My other-half and I have taken my stepson Ethan for the past couple of years now and he always really enjoys it; and last time we even managed to rope … Continue reading MCM Comic Con London 2018: a round-up

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Fortnite: the downfall of our children

Fortnite, said to be the most addictive video game of all time, is surely going to be the downfall of our children. Its design and gameplay have made it extremely successful and appealing to teenagers, and it has been downloaded over 40-million times worldwide. But parents should be aware of the risks, not least because it distracts from study-time: youngsters can be contacted by strangers … Continue reading Fortnite: the downfall of our children

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PC Gamer Weekender 2018: a round-up

The PC Gamer Weekender returned for its third year from 17 to 18 February 2018 at Olympia London. Promising ‘exclusive access to new PC titles before they’re released, developer talks on the most exciting games of the year and a series of tournaments for players to battle against each other’, it was billed as an event which would attract ‘thousands of dedicated gamers to London’. … Continue reading PC Gamer Weekender 2018: a round-up

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Favourite games tell a personal story

Video games aren’t just about saving loved ones, blowing stuff up or grabbing as much loot as possible (although those are all awesome things). We have access to a range of experiences and there’s at least one which has impacted us personally. Whether it’s that classic you played as a child and bonded with family over, or a newer release which made you change your … Continue reading Favourite games tell a personal story