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 // 118 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.


'Metal Gear Solid V': The Phantom Pain and the Best Tutorial Ever Made | 17 Sep 2015 // 3:00 AM

Metal Gear Solid V's tutorial is like a parent tossing a child into the deep end of a pool, but not before subtly putting on those arm floaties. You’re drowning here, but not really.

Feeling Alone in 'Everbody's Gone to the Rapture' | 27 Aug 2015 // 2:55 AM

I watch and I listen and I am helpless to provide solace to these people.

//Mixed media

Accidentally Preserved Kickstarts Silents

// Short Ends and Leader

"Finally, a place where new technology meets old cinema for today's silent film fans.

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