Stephanie Wilderspin

Gaming, OldVenue

Gaming takes its rightful place

Video games are still a relatively new medium, mainly being addressed by tabloid media, casting fans as introverted teenage boys being inspired to commit violent acts. But opinions are starting to change as we move into the golden age of gaming. In the US in 2013, video games generated $25bn, while the film industry only…

Gaming, OldVenue

A new kind of writing

E-readers are the Marmite of technology: some people will show you all the new, pointless features on their Kindle and ask to convert everything including your birth certificate into Mobi format, others bury themselves in a pile of first-edition Bronte novels and tell you how good they smell. This debate has been picked up by…