Over several weeks of reporting, I came to know a person of immense talent who was also in constant, undeniable pain at the hands of the internet.
Amid the blood and chaos of Chivalry 2, "commending" other players with a button press is a blast of pure positivity. Except for archers.
Asian characters are often made for the consumption of others. Valkyrie is different.
Exploring 'Resident Evil 7' locked inside a black box, slabs of glass mere inches from your eyeballs, was overwhelming and hostile.
How self-pity and humiliation are weaponized first against critical thought, then society at large.
The unadulterated autism-phobia of the 'Overlord' was shocking then, and its inclusion in the Legendary Edition should have prompted some reflection.
Letting the AI take over put me in the director's seat of a high intensity post-fantasy anime, and I'm never going back.
'This Land Is My Land' Wants to Sell an Indigenous Revenge Fantasy, But Without Any Indigenous Input
A defensive, dismissive response reveals the rotten heart of a questionable project.
‘Monster Hunter’ and ‘Hitman’ subvert pressures of productivity as old as academic burnout.
When everything happens inside, it's hard to distinguish between "home" and "work." Video games have helped.
Video game mechanics can be patented, but it's more about setting a cost of doing business than about innovation.
Perfectionism ruins strategy games; desperation elevates them.