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

Nintendo Switch: hands-on with the world's strangest games console

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