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The Richie Report – The Anno 2014 Retrospective

The Richie Report – The Anno 2014 Retrospective

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. That’s right, it’s a FESTIVE END OF YEAR RICHIE REPORT all up in your sweet, baffled faces. I’m coming down YOUR CHIMNEY and I’ve got a bag full of OPINIONS. Of course, Christmas isn’t quite what it…

“I’m Not Mentally Ill Because I’m A Gamer, But Am I A Gamer Because I’m Mentally Ill?” – by Holly Nielsen

“I’m Not Mentally Ill Because I’m A Gamer, But Am I A Gamer Because I’m Mentally Ill?” – by Holly Nielsen

With the discussions swirling around Depression Quest and research from both the British Medical Journal and the American Psychological Association showing that gaming can alleviate symptoms of depression and anxiety while aiding therapy, I’ve been thinking a lot lately…

Watching Judge Dredd Play Crazy Taxi – An Account From Play Expo

Watching Judge Dredd Play Crazy Taxi – An Account From Play Expo

When I threw my name in to cover Play Expo, the self-proclaimed “biggest video gaming expo in The North”, I was offered an additional press pass. My editor suggested I may take a date (or, rather, a prostitute), to which I jokingly retorted that it…

The Richie Report – The 360 + One = 4 Formulation

The Richie Report – The 360 + One = 4 Formulation

“I continued to hoover”
Oh hi there, readers. Richie here with another report on the world of gaming. It’s been a little while since our last report and an odd thing has happened. I’ve made the transition from my Xbox 360, which apart from the…