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Martyn Carroll


Martyn has been writing about video games since 1997. He launched Retro Gamer magazine in 2004 and has been typecast as a lover of rubbish old games ever since. His specialist subject is actually the Crabs novel of Guy N. Smith.

Featured articles

FeatureBattling to stay online

As worrying details of the next gen emerge, what should we make of the recent Battlefield 1943 outage and EA's tardy response?

FeatureJet Set Willy

A miner miracle.

FeatureRetrospective: The Good Old Days

Games for the hard of spending.

FeatureRock Star Games

The bastard union of rock 'n' roll and gaming.

FeatureBioShock upgrade guide

Take control and evolve yourself.

ReviewDevil Kings

Smash and grab.