What Are You Playing This Weekend?

  • Saints Row IV

    From Within

    Gameological staffers share their weekend gaming plans.

  • Final Fantasy 6

    Summertime And The Playing Is Easy

    Considering the qualities of the ideal “summer break game.”

  • Ezra Furman

    Ezra Furman, musician

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

  • Rayman Legends

    The Back Nine

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

  • Speedy Ortiz

    Darl Ferm, musician

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

  • 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.

  • Kylesa

    Kylesa’s Phil Cope and Laura Pleasants, musicians

    The Savannah metal band’s principal songwriters devise the ultimate piece of band merchandise.

  • Rob Delaney

    Rob Delaney, comedian

    The prolific tweeter prefers to put the phone down when it’s time to play.

  • Bennett Sims

    Bennett Sims, writer

    The novelist’s unconventional book equates video game death screens with zombie semi-consciousness.

  • Ken Baumann

    Ken Baumann, actor and writer

    The actor, publisher, and author talks about launching a book series about video games and his love of EarthBound.

  • Jon Bartok and Ramphy Boro, Game Champ

    Jon Bartok and Ramphy Boro, game store employees

    Two helpful staffers at Gameological’s local game store dig into Star Wars and Donkey Kong.

  • Scharpling

    Tom Scharpling, radio host

    The star of The Best Show explains the simple pleasures of a Simpsons game and questions the need for T&A on 1970s pinball machines.

  • Adam Wilson

    Adam Wilson, writer

    Author Adam Wilson falls victim to video game nostalgia peddlers.