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Simon Perkins is an unemployed ancient history graduate who has no idea what to do with life except read comics, play games and occasionally write about them. He will do anything to go to E3 or Comic-Con. ANYTHING.

BioWare’s Poor PR Stunts and Sexuality in Games

With the release of Dragon Age: Inquisition coming up soon, I thought I’d take a…

Comic Spotlight: All-New X-Men/Guardians of the Galaxy: The Trial of Jean Grey

I’m going to admit this up-front; if you’re thinking that The Trial of Jean Grey…

Comic Spotlight: Sandman: Preludes and Nocturnes

As odd as it might be in a “spotlight” article, I’m not sure how much…

Comic Spotlight: New X-Men vol. 4 – Riot at Xavier’s

Grant Morrison’s New X-Men is a daunting task to read through, because there are six…

Comic Spotlight: Hawkeye

If you’re a comics fan, you don’t need me to tell you this, but Hawkeye…

Comics Spotlight: The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys

The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys is the continuation of the conceptual storyline that…

Leeds Festival 2014: Picks of the Weekend

So Sep and I went to Leeds Festival this year. We saw a lot of…

Comic Spotlight: Black Science vol. 1

Written by Rick Remender (Fear Agent, Uncanny X-Force, Venom) and with art by Matteo Scalera…

Comics Spotlight: Saga- vol. 1

Brought to you from the mind of Brian K. Vaughan (The Runaways, Y: The Last…

TSR Silly: Combo Kill

  I like the Warriors series of games, but this sounds a tad ridiculous. It…