Never-Ending Story: The Role of Gameplay in Modern Adventure Games | 17 Feb 2015 // 2:00 AM
By prioritizing storytelling in video games, developers inadvertently send the signal that gameplay innovation is less important to the growing medium.
An Exercise in Extinction | 6 Aug 2013 // 3:00 AM
There is always this lingering hope of the survivors being able to rebuild or at least build something new in post-apocalyptic fiction. The Last of Us, though, seems to take a different view of the apocalypse.