ARG

The Secret World

How 'The Secret World' Role-Playing Community Became Too Real

Blurred boundaries and a baked-in distrust of authority and narrative poisoned a great role-playing experience.
Cass Marshall
9.5.17
no man's sky

A Cryptic ARG Suggests a Big 'No Man's Sky' Expansion is Near

The search for deep-space El Dorado continues.
Connor Trinske
7.20.17
Podcast

We Talk About Getting Sucked into an ARG and 'Pokemon' Escapism on Waypoint Radio

When you find yourself talking to a man named Sigil Master in the wee hours of the morning, maybe things have gotten weird.
Patrick Klepek
11.19.16
ARG

Those Mysterious Symbols Hidden In 24 Games Have Crossed Over With 'Frog Fractions 2'

We've been waiting two years to find out what's up with <i>Frog Fractions 2</i>. The answer might be around the corner...or not.
Patrick Klepek
11.15.16
Sigil ARG

These Mysterious Symbols Have Been in 19 Video Games and No One Knows Why

Players have been slowly assembling clues and hints for a larger puzzle they're still not sure actually exists.
Patrick Klepek
8.17.16
Gaming

These Mysterious Symbols Have Been in 19 Video Games and No One Knows Why

Players have been slowly assembling clues and hints for a larger puzzle they're still not sure actually exists.
Patrick Klepek
8.17.16
Gaming

FutureCoast Turns Climate Science Fiction Into Potent Augmented Reality Experience

The global "Cli-Fi" (climate change sci-fi) ARG is truly proving that "time is a flat circle."
Beckett Mufson
4.23.14
Film

Investigating The Dark Mystery Of Pronunciation Book's Ominous YouTube Channel

The countdown began on July 9th. But what is it counting down to?
Sarah Brin
8.23.13