So I've mentioned it before about how I've appreciated the attention to detail in stages like RE6's Chinese night market's or Kane and Lynch's Shanghai, and been told a few times that Sleeping dogs…Continue
I'm inclined to say as little as possible just to see what comes up from people. I know it's not the most current topic, but I already had a fair idea of what I expected to hear from the EBA…Continue
Characters in ACIII still suffer from the same problem every game has had. neither the heroes nor the villain ever commit to going ALL THE WAY to explain themselves and actually justify why they're…Continue
Someone asked me recently which games of the current generation would be the most important or unique ones they should check out, specifically for PS3 or PC. So I gave them a quick list, pasted…Continue
I'm gonna keep this relatively concise and cut the crap out what (to some people's chargin) has been one of the gaming stories of the week. First off, I'm going to take gender completely out of the equation after this part here, it's a topic that people get sensitive and distracted about either way, and neither side really communicates anything that way. So if you're bothered by that coming up around this, read on.
The real problem is with the development process. One of two…
So this is yet another late comment on a podcast that spiraled into being too big for a comment. I re-listened to the year of aliens TAF, mulled some things over... Have a few more things to say now specific to what's said in the podcast.
I don't really agree that games are doing better than most other mediums in the slightest. The biggest and best championed…
So there was postmortem today at GDC by Aya Kyogoku and Katsuya Eguchi, and it sparked a lot of sudden reminders of the buzz and the praise the game garnered for it's especially well written inclusive NPCs and socially progressive changes on couple of sites in the AC community. A few tweets from a one Leigh Alexander though, reminded me of some of the things we can sometimes do in these games that rails against the spirit of these games at times.…Continue