Monday, May 13 2013
This week, it's minimalism. It's video games. What more can we say?
Monday, July 16 2012
In a world overrun by objects, everything's a 'thing' from another world.
Wednesday, October 19 2011
What Sony's ad might recognize about games is my own self indulgence, as constantly trying on the roles of heroes is a pretty narcissistic pastime.
Monday, September 19 2011
The Moving Pixels Podcast considers how difficulty contributes to the pleasure and pain of gaming.
Monday, August 29 2011
A little nostalgia goes a long way. Sometimes, you get so lost in looking at a thing that you forget that it's not real. Or at least, you want to forget that it's not real.
Monday, August 15 2011
Despite the wide variety of forms that games come in, the number of genres and the distinctions between them are confusingly small.
Friday, May 6 2011
Anyone who would make the claim that video games are the new literature has all of his work in media studies ahead of him.
Thursday, October 15 2009
Only a keen understanding of the gaming culture could generate such a dedicated, enthusiastic audience.
Wednesday, June 17 2009
Monday, August 4 2008
Perhaps the most complete and fascinating assimilation of video game-type content into a different medium at a deep and thorough level occurs within the narrative world of the popular television show Lost.