Archive for September, 2013

  • jerry clouds

    Keep It Simple

    jerry clouds is storytelling at its most austere.

  • Steam Controller

    What Am I Looking At?

    Valve makes another move into the living room, EA makes a deal with ex-college jocks, Grand Theft Auto V gets ready to make even more money, and Mega Man makes an unexpected return.

  • Alternate Soundtrack: Deadly Premonition and Nouvelle Vague

    Haunting Melodies: Deadly Premonition & Nouvelle Vague’s Nouvelle Vague

    Embracing the mystery of works that feel both unique and familiar.

  • Donkey Kong

    Mistapen Identities

    Highlights from the week’s comment threads.

  • 868-HACK

    Baud Bandits

    Hacking is a lo-fi life-or-death struggle in 868-HACK.

  • Michael J. Nelson

    Michael J. Nelson, comedian

    Rifftrax’s Michael J. Nelson has a never-ending battle with words, whether he’s working or playing.

  • Troy Baker

    Sony shares a goofy alternate take on the ending of The Last Of Us

    The Last Of Us is pretty bleak. Except for a few moments of comedic relief from Ellie, the spunky teen girl at the heart of its story, it’s constantly bearing down on players with either grave danger or depressing revelations. It’s nice to see that things weren’t so serious behind the scenes, though. Today, Sony […]

  • Socrates Jones: Pro Philosopher

    Philosophize It

    In Socrates Jones: Pro Philosopher, the only way out of purgatory is civil debate.

  • Gone Home

    You Go, Grrrl

    Gone Home’s soundtrack is every teenager’s diary set to ’90s rock.

  • Wizardry IV

    Star turns: 14 bad guys who got their own games

    From heel to hero.

  • Naya's Quest

    Optical Delusion

    Naya’s Quest pulls back the curtain on one of gaming’s oldest magic tricks.

  • DuckTales Remastered

    You’ve Seen Everything

    DuckTales Remastered breaks the magic of the original by forcing you to see it all.

  • Rude Bear Radio

    How Rude!

    Rude Bear Radio is a tough crash course in video game history.