Tuesday, May 27 2014
While Device 6 is a game about exploring textuality. Simogo's other game of exploration, Year Walk, explores the ritual and folklore of an equally unusual but seemingly more mundane landscape.
Monday, June 24 2013
While usually being a bustling and entertaining experience, E3 hasn’t really felt a much needed air of excitement for a while, but things have finally changed.
Friday, June 21 2013
The first day of E3 was reserved for an all-day marathon of press conferences, with Microsoft, Sony, EA and Ubisoft all showing off their latest wares in a glitzy spectacle.
Monday, May 13 2013
This week, it's minimalism. It's video games. What more can we say?
Sunday, July 15 2012
In a world overrun by objects, everything's a 'thing' from another world.
Wednesday, October 19 2011
What Sony's ad might recognize about games is my own self indulgence, as constantly trying on the roles of heroes is a pretty narcissistic pastime.
Monday, September 19 2011
The Moving Pixels Podcast considers how difficulty contributes to the pleasure and pain of gaming.
Sunday, August 28 2011
A little nostalgia goes a long way. Sometimes, you get so lost in looking at a thing that you forget that it's not real. Or at least, you want to forget that it's not real.
Monday, August 15 2011
Despite the wide variety of forms that games come in, the number of genres and the distinctions between them are confusingly small.
Friday, May 6 2011
Anyone who would make the claim that video games are the new literature has all of his work in media studies ahead of him.