Tag Archives: Video Games

Hype Train of Destruction

Recently, while we were talking about the Walking Dead, it came to light that both me and Ger, both game development students, don’t have quite the enthusiasm for games as we once did. With me it’s quite recent – but … Continue reading

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Top Ten Villains We Love To Hate

Try as we might, there are some villains we just can’t help but love. Be it their charm, charisma or otherwise, they draw us in and we anxiously count down the time our hero is front and centre so that … Continue reading

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Storytelling in…nope, just Storytelling

Readers! It is I. Noel. Reborn out of the ashes. Sorry for disappearing on you guys for a quarter of a bloody year, I don’t even have an excuse for you guys, but I’m back, and I’m back for good … Continue reading

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Summer Replay – The Walking Dead – Episode 1: A New Day

  Cian: Hi guys, and welcome to our latest Summer series: a group playthrough of Telltale Game’s megahit 2012 game The Walking Dead. If you didn’t know from the massively popular TV series and the long-running comics series that it’s … Continue reading

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Music in Games

Any medium that relies on video inherently relies on audio. Music. Sound. Though my articles here do always focus on games I will be bringing movies and television into this as well, as what I have to say on the … Continue reading

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It’s like I’m really there! – Immersion in Games

Immersion in games is a tricky thing. As I’ve said before, I’m not personally an online gamer(I do too have friends! They’re just…somewhere with no internet or means of communication whatsoever….), but I imagine it’s a lot easier to get … Continue reading

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‘Cos who doesn’t love a good story – Storytelling in Video Games

So this is actually a topic that I personally find very interesting. And one I had a very cool chat with my fellow blog writers about! Think of stories in a visual medium. Any visual medium. How are they told? … Continue reading

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