Colin Fitzgerald

Colin Fitzgerald is an associate editor and writer for PopMatters. Like everyone on the internet, he has a Twitter account, and like all Twitter accounts, you can follow it.

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Reviews // 86 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
//Features

Careful Planning and Prolonged Mutation: An Interview with Battles | 14 Sep 2015 // 8:02 PM

Drummer John Stanier speaks out about the ins and outs of the band's raw (and entirely instrumental) new album La Di Da Di and why their live show is so important.

The Liberation of Best Coast: An Interview with Bethany Cosentino | 4 May 2015 // 9:20 PM

The singer, guitarist, and songwriter of Best Coast discusses the influences behind their new album California Nights, the double-edged sword of success, and the band's constantly evolving legacy.

//Reviews

American Crime: Season 2, Episode 3 | 29 Jan 2016 // 5:01 AM

As the second season's story finally gets moving, the complicated makeup of American Crime's architecture reveals its good and bad spots.

American Crime: Season 2, Episode 2 | 25 Jan 2016 // 2:47 AM

Despite slow plot advancement, the second season of American Crime continues to provoke interest with compelling character moments and broad thematic considerations.

//Blogs

Never-Ending Story: The Role of Gameplay in Modern Adventure Games | 17 Feb 2015 // 1:00 AM

By prioritizing storytelling in video games, developers inadvertently send the signal that gameplay innovation is less important to the growing medium.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

// Moving Pixels

"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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