Author: Frances Addison

I'm a freelance writer with a passion for stories - give me an RPG and I'll be happy for days.

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What Does It Take To Be a Solo Games Developer?

What does it take to go from having an idea for your own IP to bringing a fully-fledged game to market? Three solo developers share some advice for following in their footsteps and getting started in a field that is becoming more and more a...

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The Ethics of Simulating the Covid-19 Pandemic

When is it too soon to make a game centred on reliving a real-life tragedy? With the pandemic still ongoing, should game developers be profiting off of it? The Covid-19 pandemic has given rise to a great many simulators that pit players aga...

The Successes and Failings of Rezzed Digital

EGX Rezzed has gone virtual, trading their exhibition halls for livestreams. But has something been lost in the transition? Let’s take a look at the successes and failures of an event that has been completely rebuilt in the wake of the pand...

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Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales Review: A Return to the World of Witchers (Android)

Return to the dark and dangerous world of The Witcher series in this Gwent-based RPG, now available on Android! Complete with all-new characters and a unique story, Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales sets you off on an adventure with Meve, Qu...

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The Decline of True Single-Player Character-Driven Stories

The last few years have seen single-player character-driven story experiences gradually falling out of the spotlight, but for a few notable exceptions. Instead, we’re seeing a big push towards online play and indie games with silent protago...