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Richard Cobbett


Richard writes words for a living, but you know that already. He loves puns, wants to ban all spiders from games, and isn't quite as cynical as you think. Follow him on Twitter.

Feature | The sickening side of the Steam summer sale

Hey, check out that gift horse's mouth...

Feature | Ending the Minecraft fantasy

Notch is right to clamp down on paid Minecraft servers, but at what cost?

Feature | Down the replay rabbit hole

Why Ken Levine's plan for endlessly replayable narrative could be a risk not worth taking.

Feature | Saturday Soapbox: The high cost of high standards

Why the next-gen gamble is turning into Russian Roulette.

Feature | Saturday Soapbox: Expert Business Predictions For 2013

Richard Cobbett peers into a Poundland crystal ball.

Feature | Saturday Soapbox: Guilt By Association

Putting the "You" into "You Bastard".

Feature | Saturday Soapbox: What's In A Box?

When games were more than a download.

Feature | Fear of Failure

Partying like it's 1999.