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The Social Gamer

The Social Gamer

I recently started a new job, and though the work is hard, there is always a bit of time for conversation. In my first few days, this was pretty limited. In fact, we didn’t say much beyond “Hey”, “How are you”, and “What’s your name…

St. Jude’s Management Club

St. Jude’s Management Club

It isn’t often that people will consider a genre that they are not especially good at ‘a favourite’ because repeated failure and fuck ups can lead to anger which, aside from being the path to the Dark Side, often ends in dismissal and a simmering,…

The Richie Report – The Metallic Helix Retrospective

The Richie Report – The Metallic Helix Retrospective

It’s the day after the General Election and we’re all pissed off. It’s not easy living as part of a nation of dickheads. This is why we need games. Virtual worlds with no David Cameron in them. I wonder if the Assassin’s Creed equivalents of…

A Life Less Tomodachi

A Life Less Tomodachi

There’s often a backlash to nostalgia in games at the best of times, and not all of it is entirely deserved. Granted, it can be pretty irritating when people fail to give something a chance because it’s not exactly the same as its predecessors, but…