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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.

by G. Christopher Williams

23 Jan 2017


As is our tradition, this year we count down our top five games of 2016. Spoiler alert: there’s a whole lot of indies and oddities on this list.

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'Dead Rising 4' Feels Sanitized

// Moving Pixels

"Wake me when the game gets weird again.

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