Kate Richards

Kate Richards
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Kate is a freelance writer and in her final year of print journalism at Humber College. She loves literature, RPGs, Bill Murray, and her fat cat also named Bill Murray.
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Cheap Ways to Customize Your Gaming Gear 1

Cheap Ways to Customize Your Gaming Gear

You don’t need to spend $120,000 to make your gaming console special. There are a bunch of extremely affordable options thanks to the ever-wonderful Internet, whether you like a discreet edge...
Take Your Happy Pills in We Happy Few - 2015-06-30 13:38:19

Take Your Happy Pills in We Happy Few

Compulsion Games, the Montreal-based game studio that brought us Contrast, is continuing to create unique, stylized games with it’s new (recently Kickstarter-funded) game We Happy Few.This new title is unique and...
Fallout 4 Is Offical - 2015-06-04 09:28:40

Fallout 4 Is Offical

War. War never changes… and apparently neither do the graphics in the highly popular Fallout franchise.But let’s set that aside for now because the first official trailer for Fallout 4 has...
The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy (Book) Review

The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy (Book) Review

This compact, informally written girl-nerd-guide’s overall message to its reader is ‘it’s OK to be a geek and proud of it, especially if you’re a girl.’ We can agree this is...
Shakespeare’s Hamlet goes Groundhog Day in New Adventure Game - 2015-05-01 09:46:43

Shakespeare’s Hamlet goes Groundhog Day in New Adventure Game

Zelda, Hamlet and Bill Murray. These are a few of my very favourite things. So when I came across a new Kickstarter video game project that is described as “a point-and-click adventure...
Enter A Surrealist Dream In The Tender Cut 3

Enter A Surrealist Dream In The Tender Cut

Two men are seated at a French restaurant in the late 1920s. They are telling each other about their dreams.The first man tells the second man about a night sky with...
How CGI can Save the Sea Lions - 2015-04-27 16:56:47

How CGI can Save the Sea Lions

Maurice the Orangutan almost looked like real flesh and blood in the new Planet of the Apes films. But the reality is that of the two species of orangutan on earth,...
New Original NES Game Almost Ready For Release - 2015-04-23 12:06:47

New Original NES Game Almost Ready For Release

The Nintendo Entertainment System was discontinued in North America ten years ago this August. Next month, Lizard, a brand new original game for the NES is scheduled for release.The partially Kickstarter-funded...
No Controller Needed Only Mind Power 4

No Controller Needed Only Mind Power

With those new Star Wars teasers coming out, the excitement and goosebumps are also bringing me back to that childish fantasy that so many of us had: Oh, the things I...
Interactive Haikus Bring (Very) Short Form to Games 3

Interactive Haikus Bring (Very) Short Form to Games

How do you make a haiku without any words?The National Film Board of Canada and ARTE are about halfway through the month-long project that sees a new Interactive Haiku released every...
Deliver Mail on Ponies in Today’s Google Doodle.

Deliver Mail on Ponies in Today’s Google Doodle.

The Google Doodle today is a cute Wild West-style side scrolling runner that celebrates the 155th anniversary of the first successful Pony Express delivery.The Pony Express was only operational for 18...
Valiant Hearts Director ‘Goes Real Indie’ - 2015-04-13 15:49:44

Valiant Hearts Director ‘Goes Real Indie’

The content director and mind behind Valiant Hearts: The Great War, Yoan Fanise, has announced that he’s opening his own studio, Digixart Entertainment, an indie game studio that will focus on...

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Former Lead Designer of XCOM Working on New Tactics Title

Former Lead Designer of XCOM Working on New Tactics Title

Julian Gollop, the original lead designer of the XCOM series of games is returning to direct a new turn-based tactics game, Phoenix Point.Gollop is...