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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

New Mario Maker is a dream come true to Nintendo Fans

By Chris Ames I won’t lie: growing up, I hated the Mario games. As someone who had regularly played platformers more along the lines of...

Pay to play: The exploitation of gamers

I originally wrote this article to vent about the exploitation perpetrated by the current console gaming industry, but upon reviewing what I had written...

Is it time for Nintendo to do a Wii U-turn?

The company's console has got off to a rocky start, can it be saved?

The roleplaying myth

Why games usually fail to deliver on the fantasy of roleplaying an important character and how it can be done right.

Don’t shoot the messenger

Alex Harrison takes aim at the controversy surrounding Grand Theft Auto V, and tells the game’s critics why they’re wrong

The diminishing divide between disability and video games

If society’s attitudes towards disability have ‘matured’ over recent years, the same can also be said for the video games community’s. Find out about the growing body of people in the industry, in government, and in the general public pushing for greater access to games.

The Saint’s autumn 2014 video-game preview

It’s been a very, very slow summer in terms of new releases. A fitting season in what’s already been a frankly disappointing year. The...

Tournaments and a Starship: St Andrews’ Gaming Society

With over 90 paid members, Gaming Soc is one of St Andrews' fastest growing societies. The Saint found out more:

FIFA 15 review: The beautiful ‘game’

FIFA is as great as it’s ever been, and though this year’s title is by no means ground-breaking, it’s certainly the prettiest, most life-like, and most complete football video-game yet.