Tag Archives: GTA

The return of the modders

How the rise of the modding community is about to change the industry forever Modding is an odd concept. A subset of gamers devoting all their free time to adding content, improving issues or even dramatically overhauling their favourite games, often putting hundreds upon thousands of hours into their creations without expecting..

20 years at Rockstar Games with Craig Conner

Rockstar Games’ former audio mastermind Craig Conner speaks about his time with the company, his creative process and the Houser brothers So how did you go about landing your job at DMA Design? I owned a Tascam 16 track recording studio at the beginning of the Nineties and was living..

10 games characters that prove silence really is golden

The silent protagonist used to be a trope in gaming because it made sense when thinking about technological or budgetary constraints – putting in a central character that required no voicing or scripting made sense when deadlines were tight. Since then, though, the heroic mime has become something of a..

Top 10 gaming rip-offs

Knock-offs. Homages. Clones. Copycats. Rip-offs. Call them what you will, but it’s no great secret that developers have been riding on the coattails of proven success stories since the dawn of gaming. Here’s the top 10 most brazen rip-offs of classic games.