Remake the past16 Sep 2021 • 6 min readThe rise of remakes and remasters has been something that has intrigued me for the past few years. It was partly responsible for the shift in direction of my research. The main question being, why is ...
The Past is alive01 Sep 2021 • 3 min readIn the previous issue, I concluded on the point that whilst previously the prevailing wisdom was that “old things don’t sell” in the context of technology (and by extension videogames), today the narr...
The Future is dead25 Aug 2021 • 3 min readOver the past week, I’ve been revisiting Simon Reynolds Retromania: Pop culture’s addiction to its own past”. It’s a book that I keep coming back to, even previously I had come across snippets of Reyn...
Time is out of joint - at the Olympic Games Tokyo 202018 Aug 2021 • 4 min readFor my own research into the connection between nostalgia and videogames I have recently been looking into the concept of hauntology as a means of better understanding what is happening to videogame f...
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