About Author: Shaun

Website
http://www.nostalgiaforinfinity.com
Description
Shaun is a Yorkshire-born, Brighton-dwelling man who has played games all his life, and suspects that for much of that time they have also been playing him. He could never afford your fancy arcades or consoles as a child, and consequently knows PC games pretty damn well. He's now making up for this well-spent youth by collecting stupid old consoles that were rubbish and no one likes, recent acquisitions being an N-Gage, a Philips CD-i and a 3DO. Having recently abandoned a ten year career in software testing, Shaun works as a freelance writer. He doesn't pay himself to write here.

Posts by Shaun

  • Someone's got his ranting hat on. Games journalism, eh?

    & this week in gaming news

    Someone's got his ranting hat on. Games journalism, eh?

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  • Dylan and Shaun discuss why they believe Skyrim is so overrated, and become steadily drunker and less coherent as they do so. It's just like going down the pub with us.

    AR Podcast #22: We Hate Skyrim

    Dylan and Shaun discuss why they believe Skyrim is so overrated, and become steadily drunker and less coherent as they do so. It's just like going down the pub with us.

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  • Shaun has been enjoying Transformers Legends so much he thought he'd write a guide to help beginners into the game. :) :) :))))

    A Beginners’ Guide to Transformers Legends

    Shaun has been enjoying Transformers Legends so much he thought he'd write a guide to help beginners into the game. :) :) :))))

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  • We apologise in advance for how positive this article is. Apparently we don't know how to be excited and happy about something without sounding like PR reptiles.

    Brighton’s Pop-up Arcade, Sept 2014

    We apologise in advance for how positive this article is. Apparently we don't know how to be excited and happy about something without sounding like PR reptiles.

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  • Oh god, we're on the backlog issue again. Won't someone take it out back and put it out of its misery?

    Irresistible Backlog meets Movable Object

    Oh god, we're on the backlog issue again. Won't someone take it out back and put it out of its misery?

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  • Unrest is a game about making decisions and living with their consequences, no matter what they are. It's an RPG that actually invites you to play roles.

    Spotlight: Unrest

    Unrest is a game about making decisions and living with their consequences, no matter what they are. It's an RPG that actually invites you to play roles.

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  • I'm not sure why 9000 is a significant number, but the zombies won't stop eating brains long enough for me to ask.

    Spotlight: Over 9000 Zombies!

    I'm not sure why 9000 is a significant number, but the zombies won't stop eating brains long enough for me to ask.

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  • No Man's Sky is a long way from release, although that hasn't stopped the internet losing its collective shit over promotional trailers.

    Will No Man’s Sky offer more than facile tourism?

    No Man's Sky is a long way from release, although that hasn't stopped the internet losing its collective shit over promotional trailers.

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  • Sarah Northway, developer of the Rebuild strategy games, is hard at work on the third instalment following successful Kickstarter and Early Access launches. Seemed like the perfect time to ask her a few questions...

    Let’s Move to Deadsville: an interview with Sarah Northway

    Sarah Northway, developer of the Rebuild strategy games, is hard at work on the third instalment following successful Kickstarter and Early Access launches. Seemed like the perfect time to ask her a few questions...

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  • The Arcadian Rhythms Podcast returns, this time with a special guest and some interference from a mobile phone.

    AR Podcast #18: Bright Red Fire Hydrant

    The Arcadian Rhythms Podcast returns, this time with a special guest and some interference from a mobile phone.

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