Joystick Revolution – Editing Process

The first thing I did when editing all of my audio footage for Joystick Revolution was cut down all three interviews into their streamlined but "extended" versions. This involved tidying up 'ums' and cleaning up stuttering. I did this for all three, and condensed the content of their interviews down into clips that ran for … Continue reading Joystick Revolution – Editing Process


Marijam Didžgalvytė – Interview Thoughts

Marijam Didžgalvytė works Communications for Game Workers Unite, and is also a co-founder of Game Workers Unite UK. Like Declan, I've spoken to Marijam a few times before, so our interview was again quite smooth. I ran into some complications, though, as my interview with Marijam had originally been scheduled to take place in-person in London, … Continue reading Marijam Didžgalvytė – Interview Thoughts

Declan Peach – Interview Thoughts

Declan Peach is the chief organiser and co-founder of Game Workers Unite UK, the organisation that's the focus of this documentary. I'd spoken to him a few months prior in August, alongside Marijam Didžgalvytė - who I'll also be speaking to - and Jamie Woodcock. From that initial interview and from discussions since then, I've … Continue reading Declan Peach – Interview Thoughts

Joystick Revolution – Design Document

As well as the knowledge I've gained from my university studies, I've also been an active and paid freelance journalist for the past two years. Part of that freelance this year has been producing a commissioned podcast mini-series on various hot topics in the games industry for a site called Rock Paper Shotgun. It's taught … Continue reading Joystick Revolution – Design Document