Scott Juster is a writer from the San Francisco Bay Area. He has an academic background in history and is interested in video game design and the medium’s cultural significance. In addition to his work on PopMatters, he writes and creates podcasts about video games at http://www.experiencepoints.net/.
Sunday, June 23 2013
Blade Wolf isn't the sharpest cyborg in the drawer.
Tuesday, February 26 2013
Whether you're looking for conspiracy theories about memetic war propaganda or you simply want to slice a helicopter into a thousand pieces, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance delivers.
Sunday, October 21 2012
Should you play Hell Yeah!? It has undead rabbits, slick bullet-hell action, and hilarious gags so I'd say...definitely!
Thursday, August 23 2012
Papo & Yo's mixture of magical realism, poignant metaphors, and platforming challenges make it an outstanding achievement in video game storytelling.
Thursday, August 9 2012
Part racing game, part arcade challenge, and part sensory experience, Dyad is a game comprised of odd couples.
Thursday, April 17 2014
The Stick of Truth represents the best of what South Park offers: satire with sincerity.
Thursday, April 3 2014
Broken Age takes a chance by letting us feel the boredom and absurdity felt by the main characters.
Thursday, March 20 2014
Is Titanfall catering to me or just acting condescending?
Thursday, March 6 2014
Perhaps it is the NFL that’s starting to look more like Madden?
Thursday, February 20 2014
Watching the Winter Olympics reminds me of exploring treacherous virtual mines.