Wednesday, October 10 2012
Modelled after the introversion of the comics on which it’s based, The Walking Dead tries to deal more with exploring the human condition rather than bathing in the fantasy of a zombie apocalypse.
Monday, March 31 2014
Clementine is an 11-year-old girl in an incredibly hostile world, and often her only tool to aid in her survival is language. Escaping danger, saving lives, condemning others are all based on the careful application of words.
Friday, April 4 2014
The first episode of the second season of The Walking Dead felt like a statement that this season wasn’t beholden to the past. Episode 2 turns this season into one too afraid of change to properly move on.
Thursday, March 13 2014
Make no mistake, this is not a coming of age story. There is no moral truth to be had here, only complex, ever shifting moral perspectives to grapple with.
Tuesday, January 21 2014
Episodic television often includes small episodes about minor occurrences. Video games don't seem willing to do that.
Monday, January 20 2014
We chat about the follow up to the best video game of 2012, The Walking Dead.
Wednesday, December 11 2013
The Wolf Among Us's quick time events typify the hard boiled genre better than any elegant combat system would or than any analytically driven puzzle solving might. Moments less to be won than to be survived or endured.