I’m watching ELeague and I don’t regret it.Read more "ELeague SFV: NotBad.jpg"
Some ruminations about why BotW takes simple techniques to fill otherwise odd gaps.Read more "Things Breath of the Wild Does, Part 2"
A log from the bowels of normal League of Legends.Read more "Normal Postgame Theatre"
Here’s a couple things I’m noticing with my first couple of hours in Breath. Most of the analysis will be positive, but this isn’t really a review. I just like documenting deviations in design. (Alliteration, ho!) The Arms Race …Isn’t the same as other games. In standard open worlds, the only delineation between weapons is […]Read more "Things Breath of the Wild Does, Part 1"
The Nintendo Switch Is Out, Obviously Mine is lurking somewhere in the mail. I don’t feel as restless as I should be, but it’s because I just came back from GDC 2017. If there’s one thing you find out about game development, it is that the little stuff requires work. Every little features is an […]Read more "The Switch Is Back-To-Basics In A Weird Place"
Cibelle landed itself on the most recent Humble Sale. I’m normally cautious about experimental narrative games and unabashed hater of Gone Home, but the concept of Cibelle kept me interested. One dollar later and I find myself flubbing in a puddle of nostalgia. The game gets hammered for value given its normal price tag of […]Read more "Another Cheer for Cibelle"
Something big just happened recently. A woman qualified for the League Championship Series. This is like Ronda Rousey getting into a prize fight with Mayweather or maybe when Danica Patrick nailed a spot in NASCAR. When you’re in the LCS, you break away from mere talent and competitive spirit. You enter into a universe where […]Read more "Remilia and The Terrible Nature of the Internet"