I’ll Never Love a Console Like I Loved My Original Xbox

It was a beast, bigger than me, but even when it broke down and my grades were slipping, I stuck by Microsoft's first games console.


Photographing the 2015 EGX Cosplay Championship

It's the biggest cosplay event in Britain, so people made an effort. Most people, anyway.


Hands-On with ‘Halo 5: Guardians’: A Campaign to Put ‘Destiny’ to Shame

Two's company, four's a Game of the Year candidate? Thoughts on 'Halo 5''s ensemble campaign and cracking Spartan Abilities.


Filmmakers Still Don’t Understand Video Games

'Halo: Nightfall' offers disappointing evidence that the worlds of movies and games remain tough to unite.


Explaining eSports to a Dumbass

Ahead of the Halo Championship Series' "Battle of Europe", I asked a pro-player and the EGL founder to talk me through the business of eSports.


The Sporting Stars of the Future Are 'Halo' Players, Not Footballers

The way games are now being made, with an eye on the competitive gaming community, the mega-shooter and its peers will ultimately steal the limelight from "real-world" sports stars.


TURN UP: This LED Rave Headband Will Change the Way You Party

"Built for festivals. Optimized for raging."


Two Glorious Weeks at Baghdad's Very Own Hotel California

Enjoying the luxuries of Halo and shit food during the Iraq War.


A Decade of Computer Games

A nerdy list of all the important changes in computer games since 2002.


Are People Who Play 'Halo 4' Sexless Losers?

Someone who made the game said they were, so I went to the launch to discover the truth.