Magazine Scraps #3 – #GE2015: THE VIDEOGAME.

I'm not sure what it is about early May and these Magazine-themed entries (just over a year since Magazine Scraps #2), but in trying to find an analogy to suit my dismay at recent events in the UK, gaming seemed to provide the most holistically pleasing answer. This reminded me that, as a writer, my roots…

Magazine Scraps #2

It is slightly worrying to note that it's exactly a year since Magazine Scraps #1, but then I have written an entire book in the ensuing time. Of which more anon... But here are two or three utterly random snatches from my 20-odd years in magazine publishing – or certainly, my many years of active videogame…

Magazine Scraps #1

As threatened, I will be posting unsolicited scans from my magazine career as the fancy takes me on this blogwallplace as the years roll by. I consider myself very lucky to have been at the height of my influence and journalistic freedom back when woodpulp-based magazines were A) bought in large numbers by gamers, B)…