For Love’s Sake

As a director, Takashi Miike is impossible to define beyond his boundless productivity. Yakuza, musicals, superheroes, children friendly, gore, taboo baiting, samurai, horror, video game adaptations, these are well within Miike’s wheelhouse, there are few people in the world as outright eccentric. His latest to

S06E10 – From The New World

On this week’s episode we take a look at the idea of exploration in media, decide which TV character would make the best partner on a journey of discovery, and wonder if survival exploration really is a new sub-genre in games. This week’s news went

Upcoming: Son of Nor

When we interviewed Jeep Barnett, the father of Narbacular Drop & Portal a while back he said that the big killer if indie or student game projects is to implement a million mechanics at once at hamfistedly try to get the player to use all

The Comic Con Survival Guide

The MCM Expo has always been a changing and expanding beast; setting up new events across the UK, bringing in fantastic guests from all over world and this year they take on a new name as the Expo becomes Comic Con. mcmcomiccon.com/london To mark the

Meandering Mic: Lindsay Penn

This weekend I interviewed Lindsay Penn about her biweekly YouTube program “The Dinz”. The Dinz has been described best by their VFX artist Kezi, “It’s a motivational speech with sketch-comedy cutaways”. Every Tuesday Lindsay tackles a different topic, and reasons through it with advice, evidence

Competition – The Walking Dead

THIS COMPETITION HAS CLOSED! That’s right folks! As we announced on the show earlier today, three of you lucky people have the chance to win a copy of The Walking Dead by Telltale Games. This is a fantastic adventure game that was originally released in

S06E09 – SunnyCon Preview

Apologies for the ongoing delays with episode downloads. We’re in a bit of a transitionary period at the moment, but we’ll catch up very soon. On this sunny episode we’re joined by guest-presenter Tucky who will be talking to us about SunnyCon 2 and the

Gaming In Color

Being in the LGBTQ community, it can be very easy sometimes to feel like one of the Whos down in Whoville; where Horton is your only ally, and everyone else is either out to ignore or destroy you. Sexual Orientation still isn’t on the national

S06E08 – Animex 2013 Special, Part 2

Anyone who has attended Animex knows that it is all it is first and foremost an educational festival, but even though the talks are informative, insightful, and a true eye-opener for anyone wanting to enter a variety of media-based industries, many people consider the lounge

Competition Time!

To celebrate the opening of Super Games World – Middlesbrough’s only true retro games store – we’ve teamed up with the good folks (Ibby and Naseer Hussain), at SGW to bring you a tempting bag full of goodies including: A double-sided A2 poster of Grand