Moving Pixels

November 2014

Regional Authenticity and Video Games

It’s refreshing when video games feel like they resonate with real places that I’ve been.

October 2016

The Moving Pixels Podcast Executes ‘The Deed’

By playing The Deed, we find ourselves in the uncomfortable position of inhabiting the mind of a murderer.

Indie Horror Month 2016: Executing ‘The Deed’

It's just so easy to kill someone in a video game that it's surprising when a game makes murder difficult.

The Anti-Zen of ‘Thumper’

There is no tranquility in the music, only menace.

‘Virginia’: Masks, Identity, and the Horror of Our Own Reflection

Virginia suggests that material evidence implies interpretations and conclusions that don't necessarily always align, as we would like them too, with certainty and proof.

An Interview With ‘Career Opportunities in Organized Crime’ Director Alexander Oshmyansky

Virtual reality and gangster movies combine for a unique cinematic experience.

Best of the Moving Pixels Podcast: Our Favorite Horror Games

As Halloween approaches, we look back to one of our discussions about the best that video games have to offer in horror.

Indie Horror Month 2016: ‘The Last Door: Season 2’ Explores the Horror of the Forgotten

When we shun the victims of horror, we only invite more horror upon us all.

‘Posthuman’ Examines the Tension Between Competition and Co-operation

Posthuman suggests that if a player can't win, then they can damn well make sure that everyone (not no one) wins.

Politics, Sports, and the ‘League of Legends’ World Championship

The closer eSports comes to mirroring real world sports, the more we’ll see the truly political components of eSports.

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//Mixed media

Tricks or Treats? Ten Halloween Blu-rays That May Disrupt Your Life

// Short Ends and Leader

"The best of this stuff'll kill you.

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