Archive for the ‘videogames’ Category

I have killed a lot. I’ve rarely felt bad about it during or afterwards. In videogames, success depends on the death of others, whether it’s an infinitely respawning slime in a cave or the fictional President of some South American country you have to snipe from a mile away. Generally, no matter how realistic the […]


Ode to a buddy

19Oct11

This post is about Halo: Combat Evolved. Halo was, is, a tremendous experience and I was lucky enough to experience both the multiplayer (countless trips round London dragging consoles, pads and leads) and singleplayer fully. I got lost in that game many times, I loved it. I loved being in that world. Anyone who’s played […]