As it’s around the annual celebration of the galaxies greatest comic, what better time that to extol the various comic strips which have kept fans captivated throughout the years. 2000AD has grown from being a comic book which focused on Science Fiction and Fantasy tales, it’s characters bleeding onto various medium such as Video Games […]Read more "2000AD : A Celebration"
One of the great joys while continuing this series is chatting to members of the well known Retro Tech 100 group and getting to know them better. Andre Russell is one of the backbone members of this community, he is an encouraging and witty figure whose passion for gaming and collecting is truly astonishing. Recently, […]Read more "Spotlight on Retro Gamer : Andre Russell"
Sector 13 has been referred to as a fanzine tribute to the greatest era of 2000AD but over the last three issues it has been clear to see that an artistic maturing process has been occurring. Starting life as a series of stories, articles and interviews it has now become a powerful collage of action […]Read more "Sector 13 – Issue 4 Review"
Continuing my examination of some of the greatest retrogaming youtubers it would be impossible not to include David Birdsall on the list. David’s channel is incredibly engaging, humourous and just like his personality, very ‘down to earth’. He covers virtually every system imaginable and discusses games from yesteryear with a knowledgeable and accessible style. He […]Read more "Spotlight on : Retrogamer David Birdsall"
The latest in my regular interviews with some of the most notable content providers for the the Retro gaming community features the incredibly knowledgeable Faith Johnson. Faith has recently emerged onto the Youtube community and created some remarkably unique content in a marketplace awash with retro gaming videos. She very kindly took the time to […]Read more "Spotlight on : Retrogamer Faith Johnson"
The Art of Videogames: From Pac Man to Mass Effect, unsurprisingly explores the progression of videogame art and graphics from the inception of the industry to the modern age. This was created as a companion piece to compliment an art exhibition of the same name presented by the Smithsonian Institute in March 2012. The title, […]Read more "The Art of Video Games : From Pac Man to Mass Effect"
Each week I will be interviewing a few friends from the popular group Retro Tech 100 on Facebook. This is one of the most popular and friendly gaming groups online and features individuals with a wealth of knowledge and passion regarding video games of years gone by. This week we chat with Chris Caldwell and […]Read more "Spotlight on : Retro Gamer Chris Caldwell"