Videos, Writing about writing

New YouTube channel for my writing

I've finally created a separate YouTube channel for my writing and books content, including my podcast serialisation of From the Hill of Megiddo. This now means that my AKblackandred channel is now dedicated to my video game content, and for everything relating to my writing you should subscribe to Philip Dickens Books. This also… Continue reading New YouTube channel for my writing

Video games, Videos, Writing about writing

How The Last of Us 2 EARNED Joel’s Death

Joel's death in The Last of Us Part 2 is easily one of the most controversial moments in recent gaming history. However you feel about the decision to have this happen, though, the moment was earned by the way the game told its story and in particular the effective way it showed us the main beats that sealed Joel's fate rather than simply telling them to us.

Video games, Videos, Writing about writing

Content update: big news!

It's been a good while since I've posted on here. In that time, I've been trying to work out exactly what direction I wanted to go in as far as not only my writing but other content creation. Carry on reading below for news on my new podcast serialising my writing, my work with UnCapt… Continue reading Content update: big news!


Streaming for charity after our cancer scare On 21 July, I’ll be doing my first ever charity stream on Twitch. Here I talk about why I’ve chosen Weston Park Cancer Charity, what they do, and how you can support our fundraising efforts. Find out more about Weston Park​Justgiving fundraising link​Facebook event page for charity stream​How to check for breast lumpsHow to… Continue reading Streaming for charity after our cancer scare