David Crookes is a journalist, author, exhibition curator and communications manager.
30 April 2013 10:29 PM
Videogame giant Nintendo says it is becoming more difficult to satisfy consumers willing to spend money on full price games.
12 March 2013 06:40 PM
Women in games have not always been like Lara Croft, blasting past dinosaurs and through ancient tombs.
12 March 2013 12:00 AM
If your scouting days were dominated by burnt baked beans (for the camp cook badge), water-logged eskimo rolls (water activities badge) or making terrible shelves (DIY badge), you might feel a sense of envy for The Boy Scouts of America, who now get to sit around playing video games rather than getting their hands dirty.
20 February 2013 07:30 PM
When news broke that Sony is set to cease production of MiniDisc stereo systems, most people's reaction was 'you mean they still made those?' David Crookes looks at other gadgets that refuse to die.
21 January 2013 06:13 PM
Chat show host Jonathan Ross says broadcasting executives are failing to understand the potential opportunities offered by the games industry.
14 December 2012 01:29 AM
Google's Nexus 4, Nintendo's Wii U are both set to have delivery delays of up to five weeks, so, in technology, do good things really come to those who wait?
09 December 2012 08:00 PM
The next time your barista tries to show off his leaf-drawing skills on your coffee froth, scoff and point him in the direction of Kazuki Yamamoto.
11 November 2012 08:00 PM
Roads are often named after famous residents. Usually it is an honour bestowed on the most distinguished in order to give them immortality, ranging from streets bearing the moniker of Queen Victoria to that paying tribute to Alan Turing.
04 November 2012 10:30 PM
There are people who wouldn't pay a penny to play a game. There are others who will shell out £800 for a special-edition version of Resident Evil 6.
26 October 2012 12:00 AM
No guns, no enemies, no point? Video games have a reputation for violence, but the winner of a prestigious industry award is an utterly peaceful affair, says David Crookes
Over 50,000 families shipped out of London boroughs in the past three years due to welfare cuts and soaring rents
EU asylum policy is 'a direct threat to our civilisation', says Nigel Farage
Indonesia executions live: 'Hysterical' families heard prisoners being shot dead by firing squad
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: SNP and its activists 'openly racist' towards the English, Farage says
EU exit would hit UK economy much harder than neighbouring countries, study finds
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