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Richard Cobbett

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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.

FeatureThe sickening side of the Steam summer sale

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

FeatureEnding the Minecraft fantasy

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

FeatureDown the replay rabbit hole

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

FeatureQuesting for heroism in MMOs

Dungeons and dragging on.

FeatureSaturday Soapbox: The high cost of high standards

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

FeatureSaturday Soapbox: Expert Business Predictions For 2013

Richard Cobbett peers into a Poundland crystal ball.

FeatureSaturday Soapbox: Guilt By Association

Putting the "You" into "You Bastard".

FeatureSaturday Soapbox: What's In A Box?

When games were more than a download.

FeatureFear of Failure

Partying like it's 1999.