Robert Yang

Bioshock

Learning the Level Design Secrets of 'BioShock'

The game was originally going to have more resources, fuses, and interactive flooding.
Danielle Riendeau
2.6.18
Steam

A Bizarre Steam Removal Shows Why Valve Is a Poor Steward of Games Culture

"You Must Be 18 Or Older To Enter" is a serious game about porn without any pornography, so what does it say that it was singled-out for removal?
Cameron Kunzelman
12.19.17
excerpt

Why Are Video Games Obsessed With Bathrooms?

Read this excerpt from Heterotopias 003, a zine about games, architecture, and ideology.
Matt Margini
9.22.17
resistance

Six Ways Games Can Teach Resistance

Games don't ask players to break their rules. Games teach players a system.
Tanya X. Short
7.12.17
resist

This Flirtation Game Lets You Wrap Your Mouth Around Another Man’s... Gun

Robert Yang’s 'The Tearoom' brings 1960s cruising to life in this immersive bathroom sim.
Bruno Dias
6.30.17
Gaming

Inspiration, Emulation, and Diversification at the 2016 Game Developers Conference

The annual event in San Francisco is less about the games on show, more the people who are making them.
Owen Grieve
3.21.16
Reviews

This New 'Shower' Sim Makes You Wait for Soapy Digital Intimacy

In Robert Yang's "Rinse and Repeat," you give a new pal a deep scrub.
Zack Kotzer
9.23.15
VICE vs Video games

‘Rinse and Repeat’ Is the Sexiest Shower Scrubbing Sim on the Market

Robert Yang's new game lets you give a hunk a helping hand.
Mike Diver
9.22.15
Gaming

Queer Gaming Conference GX Is Coming to Australia

GX was started as a reaction to gaming's dominant "bro" culture, and serves as a place for queer geeks to hang out and enjoy cool shit in a safe, inclusive space.
Wendy Syfret
7.20.15
Sex

'​Cobra Club,' a Dick Pic Simulator, Is the Most Erotic NSA Critique Yet (NSFW)

In "Cobra Club," the newest game from Robert Yang, all I can do is control my erection, select different filters and angles, and take a photo of my wang.
Zack Kotzer
5.29.15
Gaming

With a Popsicle and 'Immersive Cheek Physics,' Succulent Takes on Sex in Games

From the creator of Hurt Me Plenty, an utterly bizarre homage to 'homo hop.'
Cassandra Khaw
1.18.15