When it comes to companies making choice based narrative adventure games, there’s not a lot of options in the mainstream gaming space. We used to have Telltale, whose overuse of their formula pushed the company to its collapse last year (Although reports today suggest its assets have been purchases for a revival in the near […]
Back in the summer of 2015, a relatively unknown indie developer named Sam Barlow released a game called Her Story, which was unlike quite anything else around at the time. A narrative adventure game set in a police interrogation footage desktop database, the game allowed players to explore a non linear narrative regarding a woman […]
If I look at the games I have put the most time into in 2019, they all have one major thing in common. Every one of them focuses on obsessively doing the same task, over and over, aiming for nebulous undefined end points. From my quest to not only catch every single shiny Pokémon in […]
Gather round strangers, queer and pleasant. Come hear another episode of our ridiculous podcast. Starring Laura Kate Dale & Jane Aerith Magnet. A couple of queer, trans ladies who enjoy being very very silly. In this episode: Yu-Gi-Oh World Championships Rocko’s Modern Life: Static Cling Psychadelic-Art.com Transglobal Underground and more.
https://austinyorski.podbean.com/e/dice-funk-s6-part-08-funbags-big-hog/ Jean the Demon Queen has stranded the Hermes in a demon-infested swamp. New friends may be the key to the bottom of the Abyss. Blake Ferris learns a new spell. Cordelia Heller eats cake. King Badass catches up with his brother. Nifyx goes fishing.
If I look back at the media franchises that have in my life elicited the most long term devotion, every one of them had something very specific in common. From my first love, Pokémon, to the interest that I invested the most money into playing as a teen, Yu-Gi-Oh, all of the things I have […]
Norman Weedus does a wee-wee. Elsewhere, we discuss videogames and mosquitos with guest star CaseyExplosion!
In which I jump into the basics of a new YuGiOh video game.
When the original Dragon Quest Builders released on Switch in the UK early last year, the concept was intriguing, but not polished enough to consistently hold my attention. Set in the world of Dragon Quest, players were able to collect resources by mining in a voxel based environment, craft using premade recipes, follow blueprints, create […]
https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/rockos-modern-life-trans-acceptance-and-adapting-to-change After watching the new revival of Rocko’s Modern Life, I cant stop thinking about how well the handles modernising a classic character.