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Articles tagged pac-man

Wednesday, October 26 2011

Dead Again: Notes on the Impermanence of the Virtual Body

In video games, dying becomes useful, functional, pedagogical. In some games, it is consequential. However, such pain ironically can magnify the pleasure of play.


Wednesday, March 26 2008

A Cure for the Itch

As gamers get older, more and more emphasis is being placed on revisiting the past. ROM CHECK FAIL is a freeware PC release that may just snuff your urge to do so for a long time.


Thursday, December 6 2007

Namco Museum Remix

Playing classic titles is often like reading a dense Victorian novel.


Wednesday, September 19 2007

rhacp

The fact that a game like rhacp feels as fun as it does might speak to a lowering of gamer standards, spurred by a glut of casual games and collections.


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