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Patrick Webster

Howdy folks. My name is Patrick, and if you haven't guessed yet by the Yorkshire Pudding in my avatar, a Yorkshireman. This means two things: One, expect a disgustingly high level of courteousness, and two, I don't own a Whippet. I see you googling what a Whippet is. Stop. It's a dog. Writer at Goomba Stomp and The Gallifrey Times. If anyone needs me, I'll be staring out of the window, waiting for Spyro to come back.

Ten Years Later: Looking Back At ‘Crackdown’

Hindsight is a beautiful thing, and 10 years on, Crackdown holds a unique place at the start of the open world revolution.

‘The Walking Dead: A New Frontier – Episode 1’ Review

The ever present train of Telltale releases continues to roll on at a remarkable pace; whilst some installments such as Game of Thrones and Batman have slowed momentum to some players over the past few years, Telltale's influence upon the gaming industry can not be understated, completely revolutionizing the point and click adventure genre for the modern age.

‘Mafia III’ Review – A Shadow No More

It can be difficult stepping out of the shadow of someone else, to carve one's own path and forge a unique identity. Like many of the open world games to be created post-GTA III, the Mafia series has always lingered in the colossal shadow of Grand Theft Auto, and has continuously strived to establish a niche of its own.

‘Lost Odyssey’ and Horror: Those Unexpected Moments

Not many people may remember Mistwalker's JRPG from the Xbox 360's early days. Lost Odyssey to this day remains a long forgotten gem, which is still...

The Return of the 3D Platformer

So...the 3D platformer. If there is one genre to influence the industry more, only to vanish into the void of history, it is the...