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, March 5 2015
Any traveler can relate to Earthbound's emphasis on mundane items and limited space, especially those with sinus infections.
Thursday, February 19 2015
There shouldn’t be any "game over” screens in Westeros. That's too merciful.
Thursday, February 5 2015
Oops! I accidentally became a mass murderer, slaver, and a dark lord.
Thursday, January 22 2015
Mario’s out exploring the galaxy, but Captain Toad is about examining the most minute details.
Thursday, January 8 2015
Words can deceive. The way we fight reveals our true nature.