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Game Club: Bernband, Part 2

By |2017-08-05T23:16:12+00:00January 16th, 2017|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: |

An Open Letter Series

Welcome to Game Club, where once a month I discuss a game with the esteemed Joanna Tova Price. This week, we’re talking about Bernband by Tom van den Boogaart. This is the fourth letter in a four-letter series. You can find Part One here, Part Two here, and Part Three here.

Hey Joanna,

I […]

Games Played in (Approximately) One Sentence, 2016 Ed.

By |2018-11-05T00:00:26+00:00January 3rd, 2017|Categories: Lists, Video Games|

Now with more sentences!

Welcome to my fifth annual list of all the games I played in the last year. This year, I’m making a change: the rule is “~1 sentence” so in a few cases I can avoid bending over to construct a run-on sentence if there is something in-depth to say. As usual, an * after the game’s […]

Game Club: Bernband

By |2017-09-08T21:49:52+00:00December 30th, 2016|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: , , |

An Open Letter Series

Welcome to Game Club, where once a month I discuss a game with the esteemed Joanna Tova Price. This week, we’re talking about Bernband by Tom van den Boogaart. This is the second letter in a four-letter series. You can find Part One here, Part Three here and Part Four here.

Hey Joanna […]

Game Club: Longest Night and Lost Constellation, Part 2

By |2017-09-08T21:49:52+00:00December 21st, 2016|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: , , , , , |

An Open Letter Series

Welcome to Game Club, where once a month I discuss a game with the esteemed Joanna Tova Price. This week, we’re talking about two short games: Longest Night (2013/2015) and Lost Constellation (2014). Given that the games are short, free, and easy to play, you should play them before reading these letters. This is […]

Game Club: Longest Night & Lost Constellation

By |2017-09-08T21:49:52+00:00December 10th, 2016|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: , , , , |

A Monthly Letter Series

Welcome to Game Club, where once a month I discuss a game with the esteemed Joanna Tova Price. This week, we’re talking about two short games: Longest Night (2013/2015) and Lost Constellation (2014). Given that the games are short, free, and easy to play, you should play them before reading these letters. This is […]

Game Club: Quadrilateral Cowboy

By |2017-08-05T23:16:47+00:00October 29th, 2016|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: , , |

A Monthly Open Letter Series

Welcome to Game Club, where once a month I discuss a game with the esteemed Joanna Tova Price. This week, we’re talking about Quadrilateral Cowboy by Brendon Chung (AKA Blendo Games). This is the second letter in a three-letter series. You can find Part One here, and Part Three here. All posts contains […]

Game Club: 1979 Revolution: Black Friday – Part 2

By |2016-09-25T23:00:33+00:00September 25th, 2016|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: , |

Author’s Note: This is the third letter in a four-letter series discussing 1979 Revolution: Black Friday. You can find Part One here, Part Two here, and Part Four here. All posts contains spoilers.

Hey Joanna,

The question of what agency means in games is as important as it is tired. I’m not sure 1979 […]

Game Club: 1979 Revolution: Black Friday

By |2017-08-05T23:16:55+00:00September 20th, 2016|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: , |

An Open Letter Series

Author’s Note: This is the first letter in a four-letter series discussing 1979 Revolution: Black Friday. You can find Part Two here, Part Three here, and Part Four here. All posts contains spoilers.

Dear Joanna,

We’ve got a lot to talk about this month. For the sake of not burying the lead, I’ll say […]

Game Club: Richard and Alice, Part 2

By |2017-09-08T21:49:52+00:00September 3rd, 2016|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: , |

An open letter in response to Joanna's open letter in response to my open letter in response to her open letter

Author’s Note: This is the fourth letter in a four-letter series discussing Richard & Alice. You can find Part One here, Part Two here, and Part Three here. Spoilers within!

Hey Joanna,

I want to start by responding to what you said about ugliness, specifically “I used to think the ugliness of games mattered, […]

Game Club: Richard & Alice

By |2017-08-26T18:16:23+00:00August 30th, 2016|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: , |

An Open Letter Series

Author’s Note: This is the second letter in a four-letter series discussing Richard & Alice. You can find Part One here, Part Three here, and Part Four here. All posts contains spoilers for the entire game.

Hey Joanna,

Thanks for starting the letters off! I’m excited to see where this game club will take […]