Reviews I Wrote
Reviews I Wrote
Resident Evil 2 (2019) review text (3125 words)
Dark Souls: Remastered review text (2369 words)
Rogue Trooper Redux review text (2137 words)
Columns I Have Done
Here's one you might have missed. Did you ever play 2010's Alpha Protocol? Statistically, probably not. It didn't sell very well, but trust me, it's good, alright? You should definitely experience it.
This official communique from a researcher employed by the Federal Bureau of Control is strictly for the recipient’s eyes only. Do not read this letter unless you are Cedric’s mum. Failure to comply may result in severe consequences, such as the universe turning inside-out.
Even if you were to limit yourself to using only one game type, one course theme, and one tile type, you could create more unique Super Mario Maker 2 levels than there are atoms in the universe.
This week I've been playing a lot of Golden Glitch Studios' point-and-click Shakespeare-em-up, Elsinore . A conversation-based adventure game, Elsinore casts you in the role of Ophelia during the final four days of the events of Hamlet.
Podcast Episodes I Co-Hosted (But Did Not Write The Blurbs For)
Drew and Chella get into the world of remakes and remasters with Drew at the helm. From ports of arcade games to the first home gaming machines, to the success of the latest Spyro and Resident Evil 2 remakes, games have a surprisingly long history of remodeling and remastering for the latest technology.
This week, Xalavier Nelson Jr., the creative mind behind smash hit indie game Hypnospace Outlaw, joins Drew and Chella for a chat about Mortal Kombat XI and the representation of black skin in videogames. This episode was recorded at Feral Vector, an arty, indie games festival nestled in lush green hills of the Yorkshire countryside, in England, with a special post-credit feature.
Special guest journalist and philosopher Jordan Erica Webber discusses the concept of unreliable narrators in videogames.