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Sam Foxall

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Birmingham, England
Assistant News Editor, Shoryuken.com and Freelance Games Writer — Freelance, PCGamesN
As seen in: Freelance, PCGamesN
Covers:  Fighting games, video games, eSports

Assistant News Editor for @shoryukendotcom. Also appears at @PCGamesN. Writer on @brawloutgame. Available for freelance work.

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Biography

A recent English graduate from the University of Exeter, I'm now on the long search to carve out a job within the wild west of games media. Starting in the Games section of the university newspaper, I eventually joined VGU, starting as a Features Writer before working my way up to the position of...

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I used one once, it was a rickety old thing in my aunt's back room. I think I wrote a bunch of rude words before going back to my Game Boy.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Honestly can't think of many. Irene Ellet from Valkyria Chronicles is pretty cool, touring along the frontlines of war with Squad 7.

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?

The #birminghamfacts was great, after Fox News declared it a Muslim-only zone and Brummies took it upon themselves to take the piss.