Alex Spencer

  • Wuhu! Wii Sports Resort, Ten Years On

    How do you follow up a game that was brilliant, took the world by surprise, and became one of the best-selling titles of all time? This was the question Nintendo faced with Wii Sports Resort, which arrived on the Wii 10 years ago in June 2009. There’s the obvious answer, perhaps – bigger, better, released…

  • 4 Things Video Games Taught Me About Dog Ownership

    After years of longingly staring at pictures of puppies online, last year my girlfriend and I decided we were finally ready to get one. Unfortunately, after a long conversation with the RSPCA, it turned out that online staring doesn’t ‘qualify’ you to become a ‘responsible dog owner’.