The Rise and Rise of EGX

This week EGX, previously the Eurogamer Expo, returns to London’s Earls Court. I have been fortunate enough to visit the show every year since 2009. In that time I have seen it grow from a small-ish event held in the bowels of Old Billingsgate Market to its current position as
CONTINUE READING

Better Beans and Bacon: Notes on Skyrim

Immanuel Kant differentiated in Observations on the Feeling of the Beautiful and Sublime the subtle nuances between that which is beautiful and that which is sublime. “Whereas the beautiful is limited, the sublime is limitless, so that the mind in the presence of the sublime, attempting to imagine what it
CONTINUE READING

We’re celebrating Ten Years of the Nintendo DS

This November marks ten years since the Nintendo DS was launched in the US. We’re going to celebrate the anniversary and we want your help. The DS was pitched as Nintendo’s ‘third-pillar’, a curious device with two screens and a stylus input that would sit alongside the Gamecube and GBA. Many thought the system
CONTINUE READING