Ruaidhri looks back on his father’s life and how gaming can be used to chronicle their relationship.
Video game tie-ins to TV shows and franchises have always been hit and miss but recently there’s been a resurgence in the worst example of tie-ins: The Kart Racer. Ruaidhri counts down the Top 5 Most Shameful Kart Racing Games.
We all have them: those moments in gaming where we thought ‘wow’. Those precious moments when games can surprise, delight and even shock in one stroke of design genius. This article will look at some of my personal faves from the gaming archives; this isn’t analysis and this isn’t critique, this is just a life long joypad jockey sharing some of those things that made us all go “This is why I play”.
For nearly 20 years most arcade games featured William. S. Sessions’ quote about drug culture, but how and why did this come about?
Ruaidhri talks Dungeons and Dragons and why video game fans should give it a chance.
What do you get if you cross Star Wars, Indianna Jones, Alien, Flash Gordon and Rambo with Donkey Kong…One of the greatest gaming re-skins ever.
Jonas goes back to 1993 to question what went wrong with the Super Mario Bros. film and wonder why no one has tried it since?
With his mild Street Fighter obsessions still going on Ruaidhri has decided to pull together Capcom’s other great fighting games that you may not have tried.
In which Ruaidhri discusses his interpretation of philosophical ideas on Fate, Fatalism, Determinism and their role in The Bioshock Trilogy and beyond.
Callum gets some of his buddies together to hop into the now almost fixed GTA Online, was this worth the wait? Why have people forgotten to have fun? What should you do when you can do anything?
Back in 2009 a level appeared in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 that no only became one of the biggest video game controversies in a while but also changed the way developers went about creating games. Love or hate the series, Call of Duty’s ‘No Russian’ has left an interesting legacy behind.
Byte-Size Post: Ruaidhri shows off some of the work from the Ukiyo-e Heroes project, Ancient Japanese art style meets classic Japanese video games.