Sam Hargrave


19 year old Computer Science student, Sam, has been playing games his whole life going back to the days of the Nintendo Wii. Sam has spent years as a gaming and Call of Duty YouTuber/streamer on his channel, Scorpiolo, so it's safe to say that's his area of expertise!

What's your favourite video game?

It's always hard to name a favourite game, but my favourite, by far, is the 2013 Tomb Raider reboot. Something about that game's cinematic feel combined with the nostalgia I have for the Tomb Raider franchise really made it an amazing experience for me.


What's your most memorable gaming moment?

One of the most memorable moments in my gaming career has to be being one of the first couple of teams in the world to solve and complete the Black Ops 4 Zombies DLC 2, Ancient Evil easter egg. Solving the incredible puzzles involved in the easter egg and being among the first to experience the ending cutscene made it a truly unforgettable experience


Why did you join The Direct?

Sam has loved writing since a young age having wanted to be a YA author for years - he's now joined the Direct to pursue his love of gaming, entertainment and to follow a potential career in the journalism industry.

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