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5:48 PM on 10.04.2013

A goodbye of sorts

Itís hard writing that but, well, itís not true! Iíll still be around! Youíve probably noticed Iíve neglected this silly olí bloggins for a good while (bloody Ďell Nathan) and thatís Ďcos a lot of stuff has been happen haps...   read

10:27 AM on 07.04.2013

KILLER LOOKS - My free film criticism eBook on American Psycho

Happy Independence Day! From the country that used to own America! Around a very long time ago I thought it would be fun to write a book about Blade Runner. Soon after, I thought it would be equally fun to do the same thin...   read

3:57 PM on 06.08.2013

Gunpoint Review

Oh, my, I'm back. Oh look at that. I'm not dead! After all my exams. I'm alive. Nice. Okay. See you all in three years! Actually, let's talk about Gunpoint. Blimey. Okay so I wrote about Gunpoint around five of your Eart...   read

2:59 PM on 04.11.2013

Read my free tragicomedy novel. And stuff.

Trimalchio is a tragicomedy, which is neither tragic nor omedy, about a young playwright drafted in to adapt The Great Gatsby. While dodging visions of a mysterious past he finds himself slowly sinking into the mind of F Sc...   read

11:36 AM on 03.23.2013

Wrote another free book about video-games

YES THIS IS WHAT I DO WHEN I GET BORED. I've released three books on video-games thus far as part of my Up, Down, Left, Right series. Volume Four is more about video-game communities than video-games themselves, though it ...   read

4:13 PM on 03.16.2013

What's in a name?: Some thoughts on player character design and 'names'

O, be some other name! What's in a name? that which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet I throw a grenade and watch it slowly tumble behind the concrete block. I reload my pistol as the lens flare blin...   read

5:43 PM on 03.09.2013

Weapon of Choice: BioShock's Wrench

When people talk about weapons having 'weight' in video-games I always think of BioShock's wrench. From the minute Atlas said with his Irish†laden†lips "Pick up a crowbar or something."†I knew that there was something afoot...   read

1:30 PM on 03.02.2013

Weapon of Choice: Half-Life 2's Shotgun

Video-games are too obsessed with weaponry. I understand guns give that 'instant feedback' which is utterly crucial to†tactile†experiences but interactivity for a good amount of time has always resided in the tunnel vision ...   read

7:50 PM on 02.17.2013


I have a few books coming out very soon (one on video-games, another on American Psycho, my first proper novel and a poetry compilation) so I'm very short on time at the moment. I'm here to say that I've now happily joined th...   read

5:21 PM on 01.04.2013

Why I've not been around so much.

Thereís a reason I havenít posted much not so often, or not at all, in the last few months and itís down to a singular reason. This reason has sucked up more time than anything. I fully expect my impending exams to do the sam...   read

3:55 PM on 12.05.2012

VGAs: Done right?

Note: Yes, I disappeared for a millennium. Yes, I am back. Yes, things are hectic but hello! About roughly one billion years ago I wrote one of the very first 'Game Critique Corners' on†Assassin's Creed Brotherhood. Forgiv...   read

4:04 PM on 09.12.2012

I'm Okay With No More Half-Life

A note: I'm terribly sorry. Truly I am. I'm juggling a lot in the air right now and I've decided to cut off regular gamey type stuff like this. All of this will be irregular postings on whatever I want. For now I'm moving ove...   read

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