Context is Everything

Videogames are a diverse medium that keeps finding new ways to have the player play. From more complex battle mechanics, to experimental RPG stat and mapping systems, there are many who see the mechanical aspec...

Games are Political, Despite Intent

It’s no big secret that gaming is a ways off of being considered a mature, artistic medium, both among the mainstream public and plenty of gaming critics. We have a lot of problems, like how poorly so many titl...

Steam Should Be Free

There's been a growing debate over Steam Greenlight and the low quality software released on the service through questionable publishers. Valve's little virtual game store has become so big that it practically ...