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by Nick Dinicola

16 Oct 2017

This week, Nick and Eric dive deep into the cursed family history of the Finch family.

by Nick Dinicola

2 Oct 2017

This week Nick and Eric complete their trip to the borderlands of Pandora.

by Nick Dinicola

11 Sep 2017

This week Nick and Eric travel into space and plan an elaborate heist to steal Tales from the Borderlands - Episode 4.

by G. Christopher Williams

30 Aug 2017

I keep wanting to call What Remains of Edith Finch What’s Eating Edith Finch?. In a certain way, What Remains of Edith Finch has a few things in common with the film Lasse Hallström’s What’s Eating Gilbert Grape? (1993). They both feature oddly named characters, they’re both concerned about the way peculiar families function, and they both meditate on death at certain points in their runtime.

It’s this latter element that probably defines the major thematic interest of What Remains of Edith Finch, though, as the majority of the game is spent pondering the inevitable ends of Edith’s peculiar family members.

by Nick Dinicola

28 Aug 2017

This week Nick and Eric finishing discussing ‘Knee Deep’ by asking if a game can be so bad it’s good.

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In addition to writing for PopMatters, Nick Dinicola is also a regular contributor to the Moving Pixels blog and appears regularly on the Game Hounds podcast.

Eric Swain is a frequent contributor to the Moving Pixels podcast and maintains his own blog on gaming, The Game Critique.

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