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Friday, July 19, 2019

Q&A: Dr Robin Sloan

Dr Robin Sloan teaches game design and development practices at Abertay University and speaks to The Saint about game design & production.

Aesthetic style in video games

Ollie Sayers examines the impact aesthetic design choices can have on video game experiences.

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...

(Video) Game of Thrones coming

Brace yourselves...

Who won E3 2014?

The dust has finally started to settle on this year’s biggest video game event, so which of the big three - Sony, Microsoft and...

From a few cubes to a billion dollar buyout: A look...

A key element in Minecraft’s success is fairly simple: it’s an awesome game. Exploring, crafting, and fighting within its universe are all incredibly fun and addictive experiences

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 rapid rise of eSports and its battle for true credibility

By Chris Ames Ten or fifteen years ago, if you had asked someone if video games were sports, they would have laughed at you and...

The Rise of Artificial Intelligence

Oskar Leimkuhler explores the moral and practical dangers of the potential of Artificial Intelligence.

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.