Sidney Pycroft

A defence of escapism

Sidney Pycroft provides a defence of escapism, battling the negative attitude often attributed to gaming and detailing the benefits of turning to games for escapism.
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Posted Jun. 22, 2022

Is Substack the future of book consumption?

Author Salman Rushdie has announced that his next project will be released on the site Substack, as opposed to being released as a physical book or ebook. Sidney Pycroft explores the context behind this situation and assesses the merits of the decision.
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Posted Nov. 2, 2021

A Warwick Fresher’s Travel Guide to the Local Area

Warwick University has garnered many nicknames over the years, one such nickname is “The Bubble”, on account of supposedly being a bubble isolated from the world. But, you’ll be happy to hear this isn’t that true, there are loads of places to visit and things to do around the university, student hotspots, and wider afield.
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Posted Oct. 15, 2021