Culture Writer and Critic
Griftlands is a science fiction western, set in the scummy world of Havaria, full of grifters and scammers trying to get rich or just get by.
They finally made the entire game out of the tile-placement mechanic.
When everything happens inside, it's hard to distinguish between "home" and "work." Video games have helped.
The hit survival game offers powerful hits of nostalgia for 90s RPGs, but sands off the rough edges to build something modern and beautiful.
Perfectionism ruins strategy games; desperation elevates them.
A startup marketing "designer" Mahjong sets committed the classic sins of appropriation.
The craving for physical affection is poignant, after many of us have gone months without being able to hold our loved ones.
In a year of personal change, a video game pop album helped me understand how to move forward.
Though immigrants come from a variety of backgrounds, there are certain stressors that U.S.-born children of immigrants have in common.
The actress is getting roasted for saying she should be able to play "any person, or any tree, or any animal."
Awkwafina's Billi is a Chinese American woman who struggles with her family's secrets, but she's also all of us and our inherited burdens.