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Challenging the hysteria and questionable science around video-game use.
For centuries, we have built replacements for ourselves. But are we ready to understand the implications?
How the gaming prodigy David Braben and his friends invented a tiny £15 device that became the biggest-selling British computer.
Imagine your house being raided by armed police. That’s what happened to Mumsnet’s Justine Roberts after she fell victim to an internet hoaxer.
How a fantasy geek with polyhedral dice and no playmates accidentally created a global video-gaming phenomenon.
Pop's woman of the moment forms a friendship with fans through her honest lyrics and disarming stage presence.
Once upon a time the arcade was the only place in which the video game could be encountered. Now that games are more often found in our homes and pockets, the National Videogame Arcade in Nottingham hopes to give games a physical venue again.
The dominant story of this video game-making generation is the one about the struggling artist who made a breakout hit and never needed to work again, and that’s limiting the kind of games that are getting made.