Archive for September, 2013

  • Old Ezio

    The Older You Get…

    Highlights from the week’s comment threads.

  • Papers, Please

    Here’s the lineup for next week’s edition of The Digest

    Hey there, Gameologiables. Next week is Digest week, so it’s time to fill you in on which games from August 2013 we’ll be dissecting on our monthly chat and chew review show. The second and third games are pretty short, and if you wanted to bring your own experiences to the table, I’d recommend checking […]

  • Blackbar

    That’s Classified

    Blackbar takes on Big Brother with a heavily redacted text adventure.

  • Daniel Kibblesmith

    Daniel Kibblesmith, comedian

    The co-author of How To Win At Everything explains how to win at iPhone games.

  • Snakeman

    Whither The Slither?

    Snakeman tries to gussy up Snake, and it doesn’t quite take.

  • Crazy Taxi

    Youthful Indiscretions

    A ’90s pop-punk classic sets the stage for Crazy Taxi’s rebelliousness.

  • The Wonderful 101

    Swingset Superheroes

    The Wonderful 101 is a grade-schooler’s superhero fantasy come true.

  • Mighty No. 9 promo image

    The Measure Of A Mega Man

    Video game characters deserve more respect than they’re getting from Keiji Inafune’s Mighty No. 9 campaign.

  • Tiny Thief

    Don’t Stop, Thief!

    Tiny Thief’s whimsical heists aim to steal your heart.

  • Chris Jones and Aaron Conners

    Chris Jones and Aaron Conners, game designers

    Fifteen years ago, the creators of the Tex Murphy adventure games left their hero dangling on a cliffhanger. Now, they’re finally making good on “To be continued…”

  • NXTWPN10

    Ready To Rock

    NXTWPN10 corrects a longstanding flaw in the Asteroids formula.

  • Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs

    Fear Itself

    In this week’s new releases, the hockey is back and fear kills Drew’s mind.

  • The Rise And Fall Of Rock Band

    The Rise And Fall Of Rock Band

    Charting the arc of the revolutionary music-game that rocked hard before flaming out.