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An Englishman at Gamescom

I’m currently sitting in, what was once a car park, on a wooden bench with two Dutch guys. Irritating pop is blasting from a janky radio at an expensive food stand behind me. The wind is blowing, but it’s not too cold and the sun is out. As the former…

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7 Interesting Simulator Games

Love them or hate them, the ubiquitous “Simulator” games continue to go from strength to strength causing a considerable amount of bemusement that baffles most critics. Traditionally these games feel like harmless fun but some games now give the impression that they can train you to do the real thing….

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Another Turbulent Week for Microsoft

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times for Microsoft. They endured yet another turbulent week that consisted of service outages, shutting down of services and further updates to improve the Xbox One console. In the long hot summer, my gaming habit often takes a back seat,…