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Phill Cameron


Phill is a freelance writer who has consistently cashed in on the fact that he knows what an INI file is, or how to use the WASD keys without bumping into walls. He now plays far too much Dota. So it goes. You can find him on Twitter.

Featured articles

FeatureIf you build it...

A brief look at Rawbots, the impressive robot-building sim.

FeatureInside the Poppenkast, indie's secret idyll

It's helped spawn Hotline Miami and Lone Surivor - welcome to indie gaming's most powerful forum.

FeatureSaturday Soapbox: Leave me alone

Always online is just one outcome of the unwelcome intrusiveness of modern games.

FeatureSaturday Soapbox: No Consolation

As big publishers struggle to come to terms with some next-gen concepts, here's hoping Sony and Microsoft are mindful of the competition.

FeatureWhere Lovecraft and Minecraft meet

Welcome to Don't Starve, Klei's brilliant new game of survival and exploration.

Teleglitch review

Do not adjust your set.

FeatureHard Choices

It's not the size, it's how you use it.

FeatureExploring the music of Fract OSC

From the 2011 IGF winner comes a game of rare beauty.

Natural Selection 2 review

Combat evolved?

FeatureHitman: Blood Money retrospective

Through the eyes of a killer.

FeatureTwo years with Vlambeer: the inside story on gaming's greatest new studio

The indie developers behind Super Crate Box have enjoyed an astronomical rise. Here's their tale.

League of Legends takes on StarCraft 2 with biggest prize in eSports history

MOBA Money, Mo' Problems - Riot on pro-gaming, Spectator mode and the threat of Valve's Dota 2.

Oil Rush Review

Slick or Spill?

FeatureSaturday Soapbox: Gameplayed

This time, game plays YOU.

FeatureProteus Preview: A Musical Odyssey

In a beautiful place out in the country.

FeatureRetrospective: Far Cry 2

Friends like these.


We need to go deeper.

Atom Zombie Smasher

It's the only way to be sure.

AI War: Fleet Command

No friend computer.

FeatureRetrospective: Freespace 2

Everything but the void.