Anthony John Agnello

Anthony John Agnello


Anthony is a writer living in New York whose work has appeared in The A.V. Club, Edge, and Salon. His great hope is that someone makes a game that looks and feels like upstate New York and that the game will be Klonoa 3. He owns two beaches and likes long walks on cats.

By Anthony John Agnello

  • Cole Slaw

    Sore Loser

    Second place isn’t an option in Cole Slaw.

  • Panzer Dragoon Saga

    Riding With The Ghost

    The ending of Panzer Dragoon Saga indirectly explains one of Christianity’s most vexing concepts.

  • Icarus Proudbottom Teaches Typing

    Disturbing Dictation

    Icarus Proudbottom Teaches Typing exposes edutainment’s seamy underbelly.

  • Pikmin 3

    Let’s Get Dirty

    Nintendo revisits its grimy roots in the lively Pikmin 3.

  • Star Wars: Knights Of The Old Republic

    Understudy Hall

    Which sidekicks outshine their heroes?

  • Surgeon Simulator 2013

    Have a nice trip: 9 video game drugs that induce playable hallucinations

    Drugs are bad?

  • Hook

    Somewhere Between Sleep And Awake

    Hook the game has what Hook the movie is missing, and vice versa.

  • Rob Sherman

    Something Wicked This Way A) Comes B) Lurks

    Rob Sherman and Dan Franklin, the writer and publisher of The Black Crown Project, on rethinking interactive fiction.

  • Dubstep Dungeons

    What’s In A Name?

    Dubstep Dungeons has a deceptive title, but its beats are solid.

  • The Back Nine

    You’ve professed your favorites of the year, but what game are you looking forward to?

  • Halftime Report

    What is your favorite game of 2013 so far?

  • Sound Shapes

    Turn Me Right Round

    How Sound Shapes’ virtual turntable bridges the gap between pop music new and old

  • Chino Moreno, musician

    Chino Moreno, musician

    A member of Deftones and Palms talks about Mario Kart and turning away from the seductions of Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater.