Majora’s Mask is more than just a game about a horrifying moon.
Monster Hunter isn’t afraid to burden you with a heavy load, and you should appreciate it.
Star Trek Online has been continuing a tradition going back to 1966, and being an MMO has been key.
When the world ends, there’s nothing but hopelessness and pragmatism. It can be better than this.
There are heroes and there are protagonists. Sometimes they’re the same person; sometimes a few butterflies flap their wings instead.
You are in a dark room.
At least, you think it’s a room. The darkness is so thick it feels as if it’s creeping into your eyes. There’s a faint buzzing noise and the distinct smell of overheating electrics. You are carrying: 1 can of mushroom soup, 5 rubber bands, a boxed copy of RollerCoaster Tycoon on CD-ROM, mismatched socks. The overwhelming desire to read critical analysis of video games washes over you. As you flail impotently in the inky blackness, a square of light appears in the corner…
Every puppet theatre must have a puppeteer. A gamer, film buff and fan of comic books, Andy dabbles in everything from fiction writing, to art, to coding. Oh, and he runs this website. Andy has an obsession with deconstructing narrative that borders on lunacy. Father of three sons, husband of one wife, and he will have his vengeance in this life or the next.
- Managing Editor
A wayward Scottish drunk that wandered onto the internet one day. Despite his best efforts, Fraser has become both a prolific and respected games journalist. He can regularly be seen playing dead genres like strategy and adventure games. He's only angry because he knows you can all do much better. Hates people and likes dogs.
- Communications Director
If there was a person who perfectly embodied the song 'Happy' by Pharrell Williams, Darik would be telling that person to cheer up. Perennially upbeat and always ready for action, he manages to be excited about almost everything. Yes, even taxes. Apart from communicating with the gaming world, Darik also writes. Mainly about Nintendo games.