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 http://www.experiencepoints.net/.

Reviews // 5 Articles
Blogs // 141 Articles
//Reviews

Warp | 12 Apr 2012 // 4:00 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 // 3:00 PM

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

//Blogs

Personal Identity and Gaming in Today's Political Landscape | 1 Dec 2016 // 2:00 AM

Video games have made me used to inhabiting the skin of others. For many of us, this is one of the biggest reasons we play games.

Waiting for Sombra | 3 Nov 2016 // 2:20 AM

The trauma felt by the Sombra ARG participants is actually grounded in expectation of fairness.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Cube Escape' Is Free, Frustrating, and Weirdly Compelling

// Moving Pixels

"The Cube Escape games are awful puzzle games, but they're an addicting descent into madness.

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