Patrick has been writing for video game sites since he was around 12 years old. He's written a book, hospitalized himself while playing Gauntlet and has won a couple of tournaments. He spent the first half of his life in Sheffield, the second half in Runcorn and now lives in Southampton.
He's an avid game collector and owns a Street Fighter 2 Championship Edition Arcade machine, Philips CD-i and a bunch of other tat that he refuses to get rid of.
Patrick also spends a lot of his time training in Martial Arts and contact sports.
Finally, he's a father to be. His child is due on June first.
Favourite games include:
DOOM, Call of Duty 4, Papers, Please. Zelda and Dragon Age.