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by G. Christopher Williams

11 Apr 2017


This week, Nick and Eric play the long awaited The Last Guardian. Does the game live up to our expectations? What were our expectations? Is Trico more of a cat-bird or a dog-bird? We consider these questions and more in this episode.

by G. Christopher Williams

27 Mar 2017


This week we talk about the unusual card game/roguelike Reigns and how it reduces politics to a left or right swipe.

by G. Christopher Williams

6 Mar 2017


It’s back to the ‘80s with Steve Jackson’s Sorcery!. This week we consider how a game book fares as a video game.

by G. Christopher Williams

20 Feb 2017


This Is the Police is a police management sim boiled about as hard as they come.

This week we take a look at the themes and politics of the game.

by G. Christopher Williams

6 Feb 2017


Reminiscent of text adventures and experiments with natural language processing, Event [0] is a game that feels both modern and retro. It’s a game that forces the player into a relationship with an AI, becoming an exploration of both identity and language itself.

This week we explore the game’s experiment with language as a form of gameplay.

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