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Remembering My Dad Through Video Games

Remembering My Dad Through Video Games

Over the last few weeks, I’ve been receiving emails with a particular tone. Father’s Day is coming. Is there a gift guide? What’s on offer for Dad. What would Dad want this year? What’s he missing out on? Every time one of those emails arrive, I think of the same…

Remembering Shogo: Mobile Armor Division

Remembering Shogo: Mobile Armor Division

These days Monolith are better known for their work on the Nemesis system and Shadow of Mordor. But back in the day they also produced one of the most intriguing and unusual shooters of its time – the flawed, but unabashedly fun Shogo: Mobile Armor Division.

Heaven & Earth: The Bob Ross Of Video Games

Heaven & Earth: The Bob Ross Of Video Games

The amount of people who tuned into the 24/7 Bob Ross marathon on Twitch was fascinating, but perhaps not quite as much as the realisation that soon followed. Bob Ross, as it turns out, is wonderfully compatible with the intense, volatile world of gaming, as Twitch Creative quickly gathered a…