David Crookes is a journalist, author, exhibition curator and communications manager.
22 January 2014 09:45 PM
The idea of fair play has often been ignored by gamers desperate to slay end-of-level bosses or achieve the ultimate high score, but that's now changing. David Crookes reports on the fightback
22 December 2013 03:05 PM
A new series will tell the story of Atari's reaction to the poor reception of the flop videogame E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.
12 December 2013 02:56 PM
The latest in the series goes up against Forza 5 - but which is the better racer?
11 December 2013 11:18 AM
Gamers received the handheld console instead of a game, but retailer Zavvi has threatened them with 'legal remedies'
02 December 2013 12:12 PM
The Rovers Return has gained an extra window, Four Your Fries Only has won a four star hygiene rating and Nick's Bistro has little to offer vegetarians
29 November 2013 03:31 PM
Others in the media and beyond still pigeonhole gaming as a teenage quirk
Log on to Happier - it’s like Facebook and Twitter, without the snarking. But can this new social network help us feel better about ourselves?
20 November 2013 10:34 PM
There are plenty of reasons why we use social networks: to catch up with friends, to share photos, to link to thought-provoking articles or funniest cat videos and to brag about our bikini bodies/beach holidays/beautiful children –sometimes all in the same post.
12 November 2013 12:10 PM
One survey found that 54 per cent of teachers felt their students knew more about ICT than they did
11 November 2013 09:51 AM
Both clubs feature in the top five of the most influential sporting brands which is headed by the London 2012 Olympic Games
08 November 2013 06:26 PM
The £5,582 trip will taken in Phuket (Lara Croft), Seoul (for the e-Sports) and Los Angeles (L.A. Noire and Grand Theft Auto)
In defence of liberal democracy
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
General election live: SNP suspends two members for disrupting Labour rally
Schools forced to act as 'miniature welfare states' with teachers buying underwear and even haircuts for poor pupils
Andy McSmith's Sketch: Feisty audience is the real star of an enlightening show
- 1 If I were Prime Minister: I'd give tax cuts to the rich, keep Trident, and get my football team wrong
- 2 Top Gear: Jodie Kidd, Philip Glenister and Guy Martin 'in advanced talks' to join show
- 3 General Election 2015: 14-year-old boy asks Nick Clegg – 'can you kill Katie Hopkins?'
- 4 University student in court for allegedly covering housemates' food in window cleaner and spit
- 5 Garland shooting: Isis claims attack on Prophet Mohamed cartoon contest in Texas as its first action on US soil