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by G. Christopher Williams

27 Oct 2014


One Late Night (Black Curtain Studio, 2013)

October is the month that traditionally big publishers have attempted to get something horrific out on the shelves for gamers to play (see, for example, offerings like this year’s Alien: Isolation or The Evil Within.

This year in anticipation of Halloween, we decided to take a look at a few games that currently have no publishers attached to them that may have flown under your radar, The Cursed Forest and One Late Night.

by G. Christopher Williams

13 Oct 2014


The hardboiled detective genre is not known for its subtlety or complication. A good hardboiled tale simply hits you like a right to the jaw.

This week we discuss how Gunpoint presents a hardboiled fiction through simple, straightforward puzzle mechanics and with surprisingly little gunplay.

by G. Christopher Williams

29 Sep 2014


The mystery of The Wolf Among Us has concluded with an interest in exploring the consequences of crime and its effects on a community.

This week, then, we discuss the politics and justice of a fairy tale world that manages to present these issues in a manner more familiar to us than fantastic.

by G. Christopher Williams

15 Sep 2014


As we are wont to do on occasion on the podcast, we decided to play through a few little indie titles that are available for free online, which you can find through the following links: Serena, Glitchhikers, and A Dark Room.

Not everything free is good, of course, but at least one of these titles may be a game of the year contender.

by G. Christopher Williams

8 Sep 2014


Supergiant Games created an indie sensation with its 2011 game, Bastion. As a result, this year’s follow up, Transistor, had to contend with some big expectations from fans of the first game.

This week we discuss Transistor and how it measures up to its older sibling.

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Guster + Kishi Bashi Perform at Central Park Summerstage (Photos)

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"Guster's Summerstage performance was a showcase of their infectious and poppy music from the last 24 years.

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