Adam Volk

Adam Volk

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Adam Volk is a Canadian freelance writer and an action-figure-collecting man-child. His work has appeared in publications such as Gamasutra, The National Post, and Paste. His current catchphrase is “Yeeeeeaaaah, suckers!”

By Adam Volk

  • 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.

  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

    The battle of the bulge: 10 games where players fight (or embrace) weight gain

    Press Start to give yourself a body-image complex!

  • Let's Go Jaywalking

    Playing In Traffic

    Let’s Go Jaywalking affirms the plight of video game pedestrians.

  • Star Wars: Knights Of The Old Republic

    Understudy Hall

    Which sidekicks outshine their heroes?

  • Dyna Boy

    Boom Goes The Dynamite

    Dyna Boy’s pyromaniac hero gives Bomberman a run for his money.

  • Bridgy Jones

    Bridge Eraser

    Bridgy Jones turns life-or-death engineering into a trail-and-error affair.

  • Fallout 3: Bobbleheads

    Hoarders

    What are your most cherished in-game collectibles?

  • Maximus

    Quarter Muncher

    Maximus is a modern twist on the coin-devouring arcade slice-’em-ups of yore.

  • Snaaaake!

    B-Movie Magic

    Snaaaake! harnesses the power of schlock.

  • Pippin handshake

    Apple’s Folly: The story of the Pippin game console

    Long before the iPhone changed games, Apple’s Pippin console flopped hard.

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    That’s Not Fair!

    Difficulty is one thing. Injustice is another.

  • Swarm Racer

    Swarmula One

    Swarm Racer is a frenetic flight of the bumblebee.