Simon Parkin

Writer & Journalist

Simon Parkin is a contrinuting writer to the New Yorker.com, a freelance journalist and author of the book "Death by Video Game."

2014 (selected)

"How online gaming is becoming a spectator sport", G2 cover story, March 2014.

"Dark Souls II Review", The Guardian, March 2014.

"Banner Saga Review", The Guardian, March 2014.

2013 (selected)

"The Story of PlayStation 4", The Guardian, November 2013.

"Super Mario 3D World Review", The Guardian, November 2013.

"Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Review", The Guardian, October 2013.

"The Pokémon Phenomenon", The Guardian, October 2013.

"Saint's Row IV Review", The Guardian, August 2013.

"Pikmin 3 Review", The Guardian, July 2013.

"Japan's Failing Future In Video Games", The Guardian, July 2013.

"E3 2013 And The Illusion Of Progress", The Guardian, June 2013.

"Tomb Raider Review", The Guardian, March 2013.

"Final Fantasy in Paris", The Guardian, January 2013.

2012 (selected)

"Dishonored Review", The Guardian, October 2012.

"Deadlight Review", The Guardian, July 2012.

"Profile: Hideo Kojima", The Guardian, May 2012.

"Profile: Shigeru Miyamoto", The Guardian, April 2012.

"Don't blame video games for Anders Behring Breivik's massacre", Comment Is Free, The Guardian, April 2012.

"Fez Review", The Guardian, April 2012.

2011

"Clone Wars: the question of video game plagiarism", The Guardian, December 2011.

"Minecraft Review", The Guardian , December 2011.