Articles tagged cryptic studios

Developing Games with the Player: An Interview with Rick Dakan of Mob Rules Games

"In game development, I’d like to think the mob really should rule, but I might be wrong. We want to see if they can or not."

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16 Jun 2004 // 12:00 AM

City of Heroes

It's quite thrilling to make your dream character and then watch him do battle with the baddies. Who hasn't ever wanted to live out a super hero fantasy or two?

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City of Heroes

Americans lack any real connection to mythology in the classical sense. All our stories of heroes and monsters -- religious and mythological -- are imports.

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City of Villains

Overtly brutal and disturbing crimes are really not the subject matter of the genre.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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