The Last of Us

Never-Ending Story: The Role of Gameplay in Modern Adventure Games | 17 Feb 2015 // 1:00 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 // 2:00 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.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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