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The Secret To Great Videogames: Music

The Secret To Great Videogames: Music

Music is a wonderful thing; it can identify and relate when you are in the most sombre of moods or can be so intense that it uncorks an inner intensity that causes you to plough through the washing up at a million miles an hour. It’s something of a universal tapestry that weaves everyone together, from the ambient elev... Read More »

The Secret To Great Video Games: Fat Dudes

The Secret To Great Video Games: Fat Dudes

Being a man of the larger apparel I am more than aware that the heading of this piece is a little crass, but if you take it for what it’s worth – fat dudes in video games are bloody amazing! They may not always be as prevalent as a well-toned protagonist or as cool as a sassy sidekick, but you cannot deny t... Read More »

The Secret To Great Video Games: Candles

The Secret To Great Video Games: Candles

Who doesn’t like candles, right? Sure, they’re not that special to most people in real life but they do help us to guide our toes out of stub-city when the power goes out and they can give us the feeling of faux ‘sensuality’ when inviting a sexy hot date over for some local co-op. However, I’m not just talking re... Read More »

The Secret to Great Video Games: The People Around The Industry

The Secret to Great Video Games: The People Around The Industry

Although this series of ramblings is based on the features within games that make them great, I thought I would take a step back and focus on some of the people out there on the interwebs who make this industry just so ruddy special. I’m not going to start singing the praises of journalists/bloggers as, well…we’re just... Read More »

The Secret To Great Video Games: Collecting Shit

The Secret To Great Video Games: Collecting Shit

Hands up who likes getting loot in video games – is the census the majority? Are those people mainly RPG fans? Great! Ok next question, hands up those of you who like COD? What’s that – loads of people who didn’t put their hands up for the first question now have their hands up? I thought so. Well my friend... Read More »

The Secret To Great Video Games: Horses

The Secret To Great Video Games: Horses

Let me share one of my earliest memories with you; I was about 5 years old on holiday in Centre Parks, crying my innocent little eyes out as my mother screamed “I paid for it so get on the damned thing!” I dried off my young terrified peepers and looked up to see a forty foot beast looming over me – nostrils the ... Read More »