Life & Games: Player Narratives

It's difficult explaining to people who don’t play games why they should care about them because I have trouble answering that question myself. I can only say it’s those little moments that keep me coming back....

Indienalysis – Steam Is Spoiling Us

"Oh hell yeah” I said, turning to my hypothetical friend, “Nidhogg has just been released on Steam! I sure want to play that action-packed, super-tight duelling game”. “Oh boy, oh boy” replied my still complet...

Life & Games: Dealing with depression

Video game culture makes me uneasy sometimes. Particularly those times when the discussion about games becomes about alienating others. The hateful speech that makes it into comment sections and twitter feeds i...

Life & Games: Bad Games Shame

I bought a Playstation Vita for Christmas and after several years gaming on Xbox and Steam, the Playstation Store is a relatively new experience. Exploring what my Plus subscription has to offer led me to the g...

Indienalysis – Indie Game: The Music

Everyone loves a headline pun, I'm well funny. Ha. Ha. Ha. Puns. But seriously, it was this film which started my love affair with the music of video games, ironic I know but there you go. More specifical...