Giles Whittell

Times games-hater’s book gets kicking on Amazon

Following publishing an editorial this morning claiming games were a “colossal waste of time” and that he hated “being told to immerse myself in smack and teenage pregnancy before passing judgment on them”, Times writer and author Giles Whittell’s book is receiving something of a kicking on Amazon.co.uk. Reviews have started popping up along the […]

Giles Whittell headlines

  • Times man "hates videogames"

    Just the latest in middle aged people from the “media” being thrown into the reality of living the 21st Century and unwittingly sounding like 1970s granddad faced with a colour television, this Times piece is one of the better ones. “I hate videogames, on or offline,” said Giles Whittell. “I hate the way they suck […]