Sam Barsanti

Sam Barsanti


Sam Barsanti is a Wisconsin-based writer with an absurdly useful degree in Creative Writing. His work has appeared at Bitmob and GamesBeat, and he has helped the Literary Death Match encourage book-related violence worldwide. He hopes to someday become best friends with Optimus Prime.

By Sam Barsanti

  • Massive Chalice

    Every Move You Make

    The new Kinect plans to keep an eye on you, Double Fine launches another Kickstarter, and EA wants to be loved again (if you’ll let it)

  • Star Command

    Space Madness

    Star Command proves that running a spaceship isn’t as easy as it looks.

  • Xbox One


    Microsoft made a mess of the Xbox One reveal last week. Now that the dust has settled, here’s what we know (and what we don’t).

  • Adventure Time

    Keep Games Weird

    Pac-Man, Sonic, Luigi, and Adventure Time are getting new games. But who cares about that when a new Incredible Machine is in the works?

  • Darth Vader, Lando Calrissian, and Boba Fett

    EA Strikes Back

    Star Wars finds a new home, Eternal Darkness returns, and Mecha Nazis attack.

  • Call Of Duty

    Son Of The Mask

    Call Of Duty gets a sequel, EVE gets a TV show, and everybody else gets sued.

  • The Bureau

    Slice Of Life

    You can now order pizza from your video game machine. There’s also other news that doesn’t matter nearly as much.

  • 2 Link 2 Past

    Nintendo is making a big-name sequel, Resident Evil’s creator is returning to survival horror, and the XCOM shooter disappears in this week’s news roundup.

  • Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon

    Neon Trees

    Far Cry 3 goes back to the retro-future, we discover Batman’s origin, and EA is just the worst in Gameological’s weekly news roundup.

  • Star Wars 1313

    Suddenly Silenced

    LucasArts closes its doors, Brock Samson plays poker, and more in Gameological’s weekly news roundup.

  • A dolphin from the Big Blue Kickstarter page who may or may not be Ecco The Dolphin (probably not, in all honesty). That would be an AMAZING coincidence.

    Is There An Ecco In Here?

    Metal Gear manages to make real life confusing, Ecco the dolphin comes back (sort of), and more in this week’s game news roundup.

  • Sweatshop

    Games About Nothing

    Apple gives a game the heave-ho for being too relevant, EA tries to make good, and more in the inaugural edition of our game news roundup.