Jorge Albor

Jorge Albor is a writer from the San Francisco Bay Area. His academic background includes international politics and social impact games. In addition to his work on PopMatters, he writes and creates podcasts about video games at

Reviews // 5 Articles
Blogs // 139 Articles

Warp | 12 Apr 2012 // 5:00 PM

Warp reconstructs the science-experiment-gone-wrong story into a mind-bending puzzler that revels in destructive play.

'The Darkness II' Is Easily the Most Wordy Shooter on the Market | 23 Feb 2012 // 4:00 PM

Like its predecessor, flaws mar The Darkness II’s otherwise impressive and interesting potential.


The Anti-Zen of 'Thumper' | 20 Oct 2016 // 3:38 AM

There is no tranquility in the music, only menace.

Politics, Sports, and the 'League of Legends' World Championship | 11 Oct 2016 // 3:20 AM

The closer eSports comes to mirroring real world sports, the more we’ll see the truly political components of eSports.

//Mixed media

How Röyksopp's 'Melody A.M.' Brought Electronica Into the Mainstream

// Sound Affects

"With their debut, the Norwegian duo essentially provided the everyman's guide to electronic music.

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