Posts by Jake Connor

GameTheNews Initiative 2012-2018 – A Retrospective

NOTE: This post was written by our Production and Design Director, Tomas Rawlings and published by our Community Manager, hence […]

My Cotton Picking Life used in phD study!

We’re honoured that Dr. Ruud Jacobs, in his phD on his study of persuasive games, chose a GameTheNews project as […]

Ogres of Our Better Nature: When Science Fiction Games the Future of War

As computer technology with Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been coming on leaps and bounds, so too have concerns about how […]

Elections of US America Election: The Card Game

To buy the game via Paypal, check out the options below! For more information about the game scroll down past […]

RPS plays Real Lives and writes a fascinating diary to document their experiences

If you’ve not yet played Real Lives, then the Rock Paper Shotgun team’s diary of their time with it will […]

Floppy Candidate is The Washington Post’s new political game that’s got us in a flap

We always love seeing organisations that aren’t typically associated with games trying their hand at the medium, none more so […]

#Hacked – Syria’s Electronic Armies is Al Jazeera’s disquieting look at the hard realities of cyberwarfare – GameTheNews Exclusive Interview

Can you give us a brief description of #Hacked? #Hacked – Syria’s Electronic Armies is a real-life investigation into Syria’s […]

Ever wanted to build your own drug cartel? Narcos: Cartel Wars has you covered

We’ve talked about our own NarcoGuerra on these pages before, as well as a GameTheNews Twitch special in which we […]

Latest Dark Future: Blood Red States video explains how the game has been shaped by science

Over on the official Dark Future: Blood Red States blog there’s a smashing post about how real-world science has helped […]

NarcoGuerra and Endgame:Syria on Auroch Digital’s Twitch channel – GameTheNews Special

Every Thursday at 16:30 (UK time), Auroch Digital hosts an hour long stream, playing a variety of games from its […]