Spike Chunsoft
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 2 Articles

The New Puritanism, or, Some Troubling Tendencies in Video Game Criticism
22 Apr 2014 // 9:29 PM

Is the role of the video game critic to protect us from that which we may find offensive?


'Danganronpa' Considers the Consequences of Paternalism and the Horrors of Boredom
4 May 2016 // 3:40 AM

Danganronpa is a sometimes brutal, sometimes bizarre coming of age story, but sometimes the most graphic forms of representation are the most useful in exposing truths about growing up.

Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars
25 Jun 2014 // 2:52 AM

Even calling the seven women of Conception II "heroines" is almost disingenuous, since it's clear from the start of the game who the hero is and who the "help" is.

//Mixed media

How Röyksopp's 'Melody A.M.' Brought Electronica Into the Mainstream

// Sound Affects

"With their debut, the Norwegian duo essentially provided the everyman's guide to electronic music.

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