Mark Filipowich
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Mark Filipowich is a freelance journalist based out of London, Ontario. He has a Bachelor's degree in English and psychology. He writes about video games, television, film and other areas of pop culture around the internet. You can read more of his work at big-tall-words.com

Reviews // 35 Articles
Blogs // 61 Articles
//Reviews

'Dream' Makes a Case for the Waking Life | 9 Sep 2015 // 4:09 AM

Far be it for me to decide for you what your opinions on walking simulators are, but Dream is one caught between the worlds of self-proclaimed “art games” and traditionally designed goal-oriented games.

'Kyn' Is a Straightforward Enough RPG in the Best Way Possible | 26 Aug 2015 // 3:25 AM

Kyn is generic, but somehow it is generic in the most intriguing way that a fantasy game could be.

//Blogs

'Herald' Attempts the Troubled Waters of the Colonial Narrative | 6 May 2015 // 3:00 AM

The “colonialism” at play is not between nations, rather it seems more interested in how it influences a man recently come of age.

Fighting Games and the Power of Motion | 22 Jul 2014 // 2:00 AM

Fighting games are more deeply centered on physical movement than any other game genre and that focus highlights the myriad of ways that motion can be presented.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

The Moving Pixels Podcast Looks at the Scenic Vistas and Human Drama of 'Firewatch'

// Moving Pixels

"This week we consider the beautiful world that Campo Santo has built for us to explore and the way that the game explores human relationships through its protagonist's own explorations within that world.

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