Puzzle’s Answers Lie Beyond the Pieces

Puzzle’s Answers Lie Beyond the Pieces

Puzzle is a film that's enjoyable whether or not you have a special talent or idiosyncratic hobby, the sort of film that understands life is a puzzle that requires solving even if it can't be won or lost.

I Finally “Get” ‘Hitman’

I Finally “Get” ‘Hitman’

Hitman is a puzzle game. It has been described as such before, but there’s a difference between hearing that and understanding that.
You Can’t Know the Answer in ‘Enemy’

You Can’t Know the Answer in ‘Enemy’

Director Denis Villeneuve's most successful film to date is a baffling mood piece, a puzzle designed with no solution.

Why Magical Realism Works in ‘Papo & Yo’

Worlds Without Words: What German Expressionism Can Teach Us About Game Design

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Lego Fever

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Tetris Evolution

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The Optimist Died Inside of Me: Death Cab for Cutie’s ‘Narrow Stairs’

Silent Film’s Raymond Griffith Pulled Tricksters Out of a Top Hats

The 10 Most Memorable Non-Smash Hit Singles of 1984

30 Years of Slowdive’s ‘Souvlaki’