14/06/2018  Unravel Two review – adorable yarn adventure knits in co-op play

14/06/2018
Unravel Two review – adorable yarn adventure knits in co-op play

  19/04/2018  Rampaging wage slaves and Marie Antoinette – the pick of avant-garde festival games

19/04/2018
Rampaging wage slaves and Marie Antoinette – the pick of avant-garde festival games

  23/02/2018  Florence review – powerfully relatable snapshots of first love

23/02/2018
Florence review – powerfully relatable snapshots of first love

  22/02/2018  Fe review – dreamlike forest quest loses its way

22/02/2018
Fe review – dreamlike forest quest loses its way

  05/02/2018  'Dangerous gaming': is the WHO right to class excessive video game play as a health disorder?

05/02/2018
'Dangerous gaming': is the WHO right to class excessive video game play as a health disorder?

  19/11/2017  The top 10 gaming trends of 2017

19/11/2017
The top 10 gaming trends of 2017

  26/10/2017  Super Mario Odyssey review: controlling a sentient hat has never been so fun

26/10/2017
Super Mario Odyssey review: controlling a sentient hat has never been so fun

  16/10/2017  Anita Sarkeesian: 'It's frustrating to be known as the woman who survived #Gamergate'

16/10/2017
Anita Sarkeesian: 'It's frustrating to be known as the woman who survived #Gamergate'

  26/09/2017  EGX 2017: our 12 favourite games from the UK's biggest video game event

26/09/2017
EGX 2017: our 12 favourite games from the UK's biggest video game event

  07/09/2017  The 27 funniest video games of all time

07/09/2017
The 27 funniest video games of all time

  17/08/2017  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy review – who needs Nathan Drake?

17/08/2017
Uncharted: The Lost Legacy review – who needs Nathan Drake?

  13/08/2017  Learning morality through gaming

13/08/2017
Learning morality through gaming

  01/08/2017  Tacoma review – narrative space game is engaging and convincing

01/08/2017
Tacoma review – narrative space game is engaging and convincing

  28/07/2017  Traffic rules and tidying up: how players drag boring habits into games

28/07/2017
Traffic rules and tidying up: how players drag boring habits into games

  11/07/2017  The Tearoom: the gay cruising game challenging industry norms

11/07/2017
The Tearoom: the gay cruising game challenging industry norms

  16/06/2017  E3 2017 diversity report: female game characters mask lack of progress

16/06/2017
E3 2017 diversity report: female game characters mask lack of progress

  16/06/2017  Arms review: Nintendo's springy limbed fighting game is ridiculous fun

16/06/2017
Arms review: Nintendo's springy limbed fighting game is ridiculous fun

  08/05/2017  Hands-on with the Nintendo 2DS XL – perfect for kids?

08/05/2017
Hands-on with the Nintendo 2DS XL – perfect for kids?

  03/05/2017  TumbleSeed review: exciting arcade update that's full of holes – in a good way

03/05/2017
TumbleSeed review: exciting arcade update that's full of holes – in a good way

  25/04/2017  'As addictive as gardening': how dangerous is video gaming?

25/04/2017
'As addictive as gardening': how dangerous is video gaming?

  20/04/2017  Mario Kart 8 Deluxe review – the best, most versatile game in the series

20/04/2017
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe review – the best, most versatile game in the series

  11/04/2017  13 games that will change the way you think about gaming

11/04/2017
13 games that will change the way you think about gaming

  07/04/2017  Baftas 2017: indie title Inside wins big but Uncharted 4 takes best game award

07/04/2017
Baftas 2017: indie title Inside wins big but Uncharted 4 takes best game award

  03/04/2017  Rezzed 2017: the 12 most interesting games on show at the festival

03/04/2017
Rezzed 2017: the 12 most interesting games on show at the festival

  30/03/2017  UK games industry: 40% of companies considering relocating after Brexit

30/03/2017
UK games industry: 40% of companies considering relocating after Brexit

  28/03/2017  Mass Effect: Andromeda – seven tips beginners need to know

28/03/2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda – seven tips beginners need to know

  23/03/2017  Mass Effect: Andromeda review – this galaxy has promise

23/03/2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda review – this galaxy has promise

  17/03/2017  Mass EFfect: Andromeda – what's changed in the universe?

17/03/2017
Mass EFfect: Andromeda – what's changed in the universe?

  15/03/2017  Snipperclips review: addictive shapecutting fun for Nintendo Switch

15/03/2017
Snipperclips review: addictive shapecutting fun for Nintendo Switch

  09/03/2017  Bafta games awards 2017: Inside and Uncharted 4 lead the way

09/03/2017
Bafta games awards 2017: Inside and Uncharted 4 lead the way

  02/03/2017  Nintendo Switch is here but I'm still playing my N64

02/03/2017
Nintendo Switch is here but I'm still playing my N64

  14/02/2017  What one controversy is teaching us about sex and consent in video games

14/02/2017
What one controversy is teaching us about sex and consent in video games

  14/01/2017  Nintendo Switch: hands-on with the world's strangest games console

14/01/2017
Nintendo Switch: hands-on with the world's strangest games console

  06/12/2016  From Overwatch to Firewatch: the best video games of 2016 - chosen by developers

06/12/2016
From Overwatch to Firewatch: the best video games of 2016 - chosen by developers

  02/12/2016  No Man's Sky: Foundation update - a solid base to build on

02/12/2016
No Man's Sky: Foundation update - a solid base to build on

  29/11/2016  Inside a virtual war: can video games recreate life in a conflict-ridden city?

29/11/2016
Inside a virtual war: can video games recreate life in a conflict-ridden city?

  11/11/2016  Gogglebox's vicar on faith, family and a lifelong love of video games

11/11/2016
Gogglebox's vicar on faith, family and a lifelong love of video games

  28/10/2016  GameCity festival: solitude, subversion and Immanuel Kant in video games

28/10/2016
GameCity festival: solitude, subversion and Immanuel Kant in video games

  27/09/2016  EGX 2016: our 13 favourite video games from the festival

27/09/2016
EGX 2016: our 13 favourite video games from the festival

  22/09/2016  Virginia review: narrative flaws overshadow admirable goals

22/09/2016
Virginia review: narrative flaws overshadow admirable goals

  13/09/2016  Tetris on an office building: can 'gamifying' cities help improve them?

13/09/2016
Tetris on an office building: can 'gamifying' cities help improve them?

  02/09/2016  Hue review - a colourful experiment worth experiencing

02/09/2016
Hue review - a colourful experiment worth experiencing

  12/08/2016  No Man's Sky review: beautifully crafted galaxy with a game attached

12/08/2016
No Man's Sky review: beautifully crafted galaxy with a game attached

  09/08/2016  No Man's Sky: Eight tips to get you started

09/08/2016
No Man's Sky: Eight tips to get you started

  21/07/2016  11 video game trends that will change the future of the industry

21/07/2016
11 video game trends that will change the future of the industry

  18/07/2016  Pokemon Go: where does augmented reality go next?

18/07/2016
Pokemon Go: where does augmented reality go next?

  05/07/2016  Inside review - beautifully bleak dystopian puzzler

05/07/2016
Inside review - beautifully bleak dystopian puzzler

  15/06/2016  E3 diversity report - so was it a white-guy fest again?

15/06/2016
E3 diversity report - so was it a white-guy fest again?

  06/06/2016  The female orgasm simulation game that's too hot for Apple to touch

06/06/2016
The female orgasm simulation game that's too hot for Apple to touch

  22/04/2016  Ratchet & Clank review - silly fun with a few surprises

22/04/2016
Ratchet & Clank review - silly fun with a few surprises

  18/04/2016  Stephen's Sausage Roll review - sizzling pork has never been this challenging

18/04/2016
Stephen's Sausage Roll review - sizzling pork has never been this challenging

  11/04/2016  Rezzed 2016: our 12 favourite video games from the festival

11/04/2016
Rezzed 2016: our 12 favourite video games from the festival

  08/04/2016  Bafta Game Awards reactions: 'it was a good night for women in games'

08/04/2016
Bafta Game Awards reactions: 'it was a good night for women in games'

  04/04/2016  13 fascinating games from the Now Play This Festival

04/04/2016
13 fascinating games from the Now Play This Festival

  22/03/2016  Sony shuts Evolution Studios, home of the game Driveclub

22/03/2016
Sony shuts Evolution Studios, home of the game Driveclub

  04/03/2016  This war of Mine: Little Ones - bringing children into a war simulation

04/03/2016
This war of Mine: Little Ones - bringing children into a war simulation

  24/02/2016  I trapped myself in a room with a guy for our first date

24/02/2016
I trapped myself in a room with a guy for our first date

  11/02/2016  Unravel review - a brief, beautiful message of love

11/02/2016
Unravel review - a brief, beautiful message of love

  09/02/2016  The Witness: how Jonathan Blow rejected game design rules to make a masterpiece

09/02/2016
The Witness: how Jonathan Blow rejected game design rules to make a masterpiece

  26/01/2016  The Witness review - an incredibly impressive collection of puzzles

26/01/2016
The Witness review - an incredibly impressive collection of puzzles

  26/01/2016  Beyond Lara Croft: 30 truly interesting female game characters - part two

26/01/2016
Beyond Lara Croft: 30 truly interesting female game characters - part two

  25/01/2016  Beyond Lara Croft: 30 truly interesting female game characters - part one

25/01/2016
Beyond Lara Croft: 30 truly interesting female game characters - part one

  16/12/2015  The 25 best games of 2015: 15-11

16/12/2015
The 25 best games of 2015: 15-11

  14/12/2015  The 25 best games of 2015: 25-21

14/12/2015
The 25 best games of 2015: 25-21

  11/12/2015  Fallout 4: How to build the perfect settlement

11/12/2015
Fallout 4: How to build the perfect settlement

  09/11/2015  Fallout 4: the first 10 things to do in the apocalyptic wasteland

09/11/2015
Fallout 4: the first 10 things to do in the apocalyptic wasteland

Rock, Paper, Shotgun featured the GameCity article in their weekly Sunday Papers roundup:

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  02/11/2015  Football, spies and fireflies: the best moments from GameCity 2015

02/11/2015
Football, spies and fireflies: the best moments from GameCity 2015

  26/10/2015  GoldenEye on N64: Miyamoto wanted to tone down the killing

26/10/2015
GoldenEye on N64: Miyamoto wanted to tone down the killing

  21/10/2015  Sex, art and picnics: the rise of the alternative video game festival

21/10/2015
Sex, art and picnics: the rise of the alternative video game festival

  25/08/2015  Soma review - existential horror that stops short of genius

25/08/2015
Soma review - existential horror that stops short of genius

  13/08/2015  Everybody's Gone to the Rapture Review: a beautiful test of patience

13/08/2015
Everybody's Gone to the Rapture Review: a beautiful test of patience

  23/07/2015  16 trends that will define the future of video games

23/07/2015
16 trends that will define the future of video games

  16/07/2015  Yoshi's Woolly World review - an alluring and delightful experience

16/07/2015
Yoshi's Woolly World review - an alluring and delightful experience

  16/07/2015  Duke Nukem - how indie developers would tackle gaming's most macho hero

16/07/2015
Duke Nukem - how indie developers would tackle gaming's most macho hero

Rock, Paper, Shotgun featured the Duke Nukem article in their weekly Sunday Papers round-up:

  01/04/2015  Ori and the Blind Forest: "a challenging and beautiful journey"

01/04/2015
Ori and the Blind Forest: "a challenging and beautiful journey"

  16/03/2015  Rezzed 2015 - our 16 favourite games

16/03/2015
Rezzed 2015 - our 16 favourite games

  13/03/2015  Bafta video game awards: Destiny triumphs, while indies dominate

13/03/2015
Bafta video game awards: Destiny triumphs, while indies dominate

  30/10/2014  Papers, Please wins 2014 GameCity Prize

30/10/2014
Papers, Please wins 2014 GameCity Prize

 

In September 2012 I wrote about a local charity in my town that lost its home to luxury flats. You can read the article online by clicking on the headline below:

Regeneration ousts charity that helped win 'Portas pilot' cash for high street