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Five Entirely Subjective Not-at-all Comprehensive Hopefully Useful Tips for Surviving EGX
On September 18, 2015 By Ben Borthwick
You, human being! By reading this, I’m going to make a bold claim that you have decided to go to the wonderful EGX event, and while of course there’s plenty of broad information on the official website about the exhibitors and events taking place in Birmingham between the 24th- 27th of September, maybe you’re wondering […]Read on... →
Crossing the Streams
On May 8, 2013 By Ben Borthwick
I’m personally a fan of video based gaming content, as anyone who follows my Twitter is probably well aware by now. I believe it is of course, an excellent companion to the written form, and there’s plenty of awesome stuff out there. To be quite honest, the main reason I haven’t done much […]Read on... →
Thank You For Playing Possum
On April 11, 2013 By Ben Borthwick
You may remember my previous lament on the closure of Inside Xbox nearly a year ago now, and you may also be familiar with the subsequent update on three of the team (Dan Maher, Gareth Wild and Ash Denton) forming Explosive Alan Productions and launching a successful fundraising campaign to produce a […]Read on... →
Wordstuffs: Keeping on the Download
On January 13, 2013 By Ben Borthwick
Another feature I compiled for The Official Xbox Magazine (UK) has gone live on their website today. In it, I explore the twenty “best” pieces of DLC since the console’s launch and put them in a non-specific order for your reading pleasure.Read on... →
On January 4, 2013 By Ben Borthwick
Indulge me a second while I offer up a tale of taking a stronghold in Far Cry 3. Being the self-punishing sort that I am, I’m trying to take all strongholds as silently as possible and without being detected, which means my method is very slow and methodical. However, on this occasion fate […]Read on... →
- Review: Tetris
Tetris is a very disappointing game. From the outside, it seems to promise the best game ever, with...
- Eighty Nine – The Most Evil Number in the World
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- Highway To Hull – Or Rather, Away From…
So yeah, basically I've done most of the packing now, and this is probably the last "proper" post I...
- Very Quick Movie Reviews #4 – The Dark Knight
Batman wins. In both senses of the word.
- Life, Lego and Oblivion
Indulge me. Whether your a casual gamer or a hardcore gamer, or indeed, anyone you can't deny that...
Welcome to the blog of Ben Borthwick, News Editor of VideoGamer.com & a Games Writer based in the UK.
I've written for various places including VideoGamer.com, the Official Xbox Magazine & website, Official PlayStation Magazine, Edge, PC Gamer Magazine, GamesRadar and many others. You can find plenty of examples of my work on the What Have I Done page
This is my blog in which I commit to the internet a range of thoughts and ramblings on various subjects, although the majority of them are going to be gaming related ones. These views are inevitably and assuredly my own and not those of any employer or otherwise past or present.
You can find out more about me on the Who Am I page including details on how to hire me, if you like what you see here.