Matt Kodner

Matt Kodner


Matt Kodner is an editorial assistant for The Gameological Society living in Brooklyn. He has previously interned at The A.V. Club. He was raised on Galaga, Might And Magic, and Pokémon. At a young age, he once beat the entirety of The Simpsons Arcade Game with his dad in a dinky Wisconsin arcade. Matt considers this his greatest accomplishment to date.

By Matt Kodner

  • Ezra Furman

    Ezra Furman, musician

    The singer-songwriter is into Settlers Of Catan, but he’s no cutthroat.

  • Icarus Needs

    Beautiful Dreamer

    Icarus Needs is a quest to wake up.

  • Sound Shapes

    Comment Cat’s Favorite Things

    Highlights from the week’s comment threads.

  • Mike Tyson's Punch Out!!: Glass Joe

    Mike Tyson admits he was terrible at Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!!

    Mike Tyson shattered his fair share of jaws in his successful boxing career, but today, news broke that will shatter hundreds of Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!! fans’ hearts (if Tyson’s decades of sordid and depressing travails didn’t do so already): Tyson stinks at his own game. As captured by TMZ and as seen in the video […]

  • Occupational Hazard

    Off To Work We Go finds meaning in menial labor.

  • Halftime Report

    What is your favorite game of 2013 so far?

  • A Comment Cat Chooses, A Keyboard Genius Obeys

    Highlights from the week’s comment threads.

  • Darl Ferm, musician

    The Speedy Ortiz bassist handles a glitched-out Final Fantasy VII soundtrack.

  • The King Of Bees In Fantasy Land

    The Bee’s Knees

    King Of Bees In Fantasy Land dresses its silliness in classy interactive fiction.

  • Victreebel

    For whom the Victreebel tolls: 8 regrettable video game portmanteaus

    When wordplay goes wrong.

  • Plunder Mars

    What Do You Do With A Drunken Sailor?

    In Plunder Mars, you launch his ass into outer space.

  • Civilization V: Harald Bluetooth Gormsson

    Taking A Liking To Vikings

    Highlights from the week’s comment threads.

  • Seeds

    Botany Ennui

    Growing your garden is easy in Seeds, but it can also be dull.