When it comes to my professional working relationship with video games, I have infinitely more experience critiquing and reporting on the work of others than I do actually making games myself. That’s not to say I have never tried making a video game before, by my experience in game development is much more in writing […]

“We’ve never had someone die in a downtime before….” Blake Ferris goes to a wedding. Cordelia Heller shows off her new spells. King Badass steals all the NPC friends. Nifyx hunts down a robot.

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: Untitled Goose Game Link’s Awakening The Adventure Zone – Amnesty Sayonara Wild Hearts and more.

After five years of service to the world of inane videogame chatter, Gavin “Miracle of Sound” Dunne is stepping back from our silly podcast. It’s been a pleasure and a privilege, and we hope you enjoy Gav’s final Podquisition as co-host in this double-length episode.

Ten final fights, a 600 hour journey draws to an end.

Platinum Games make undeniably fantastic character action video games. Sure, their games are often pretty weak in the narrative department, with convoluted and ill explained plots that don’t really go anywhere meaningful, but they consistently nail varied complex and rewarding gameplay systems that are equal parts flashy and built for growth. If you want a […]

When it comes to my console of choice each new generation, I’ve always been drawn to Nintendo systems. Sure, the company is undeniably behind the curve on basic functionality concepts when it comes to their online service, and they frequently make moves that are baffling to watch, but theirs were the first game franchises I […]

In theory, I have always loved the concept of Sonic the Hedgehog platforming games. Sonic the Hedgehog’s memorable catchphrase, Gotta Go Fast, sums up at the core what should be the series differentiating factor from other mascot platformers, the thrill of platforming at high speed. You’ve got your Mario games, about careful and considered platforming […]

https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/florence-is-a-phone-game-about-moving-on-from-a-guy-whos-just-not-right In 40 minutes, this wordless story makes me feel the ups and downs of a relationship that isn’t my own, but feels all too familiar.