Game Club: Spiritfarer, Letter 4

By |2021-06-25T16:23:13+00:00June 25th, 2021|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: , , |

Welcome to Game Club, where Joanna Price and myself exchange letters about a game we’ve jointly played. This time, we’re discussing Spiritfarer, a “cozy management game about death”. This is the fourth and final letter. To catch up, read Joanna’s first letter, my second letter, and Joanna’s third letter.

Hey […]

Games Club: Spiritfarer, Letter 2

By |2021-06-25T16:20:16+00:00June 25th, 2021|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: , |

Welcome to Game Club, where Joanna Price and myself exchange letters about a game we’ve jointly played. This time, we’re discussing Spiritfarer, a “cozy management game about death”. This is a response to Joanna’s first letter.

Hello Joanna,

I’m actually surprised by how in sync we are. While I think I enjoyed

Game Club: Spycraft: The Great Game, Letter 3

By |2021-01-22T22:29:45+00:00October 1st, 2020|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: , , |

Welcome to Game Club, where Joanna Price and myself exchange letters about a game we’ve jointly played. This time, we’re discussing Spycraft: The Great Game, an unusual 1996 adventure game from Activision. To catch up, check out Letter 1 and Letter 2, and see Joanna’s final response with Letter 4.

Hi Joanna,

Sorry […]

Game Club: Spycraft: The Great Game, Letter 1

By |2021-01-22T22:27:55+00:00September 7th, 2020|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: , , |

Welcome to Game Club, where Joanna Price and myself exchange letters about a game we’ve jointly played. This time, we’re discussing Spycraft: The Great Game, an unusual 1996 adventure game from Activision. Also check out Letter 2, Letter 3, and Letter 4.

Dear Joanna,

I am delighted to resume our game club letters, […]

Notes on every game I played in 2019

By |2020-05-25T23:17:29+00:00May 25th, 2020|Categories: Video Games|Tags: , , |

For the eighth year in a row, I’m published a roundup of every game I played in the past year. As you can see, I completely failed to accomplish last year’s promise of doing this quarterly, hence the massive block of text below. Hopefully I can break it up more in 2020, but given that […]

Free and Cheap Video Games to Play During the Pandemic

By |2020-04-03T00:46:31+00:00March 21st, 2020|Categories: Lists, Video Games|Tags: , |

With a lot of people trapped at home due to the ongoing pandemic, there’s a great need for cheap entertainment. Many generous game developers are responding to this with free or pay-what-you-want sales of their games. In addition, there’s a huge amount of always-free games you can play during this time.

I’ll be updating this post as […]

Notes on Every Game I Played in 2018

By |2019-08-31T18:57:27+00:00February 18th, 2019|Categories: Video Games|

For the seventh year in a row, I’m published a roundup of every game I played in the past year. Last year, I experimented with going beyond the “one sentence” format; I felt it had become overly constraining, particularly since this has been my only substantial piece of game writing for the last few years (not […]

Short Notes on Every Game I Played in 2017

By |2018-01-28T03:51:41+00:00January 28th, 2018|Categories: Video Games|Tags: |

For the fifth year in a row, I’m writing a few sentences about every game I played this year. Last year I experimented with not restricting myself to a single sentence, and found it resulted in giving games a fairer shake, so this annual series will just be “Short Notes” going forward. Every year, I promise […]

Game Club: 2064 – Read Only Memories

By |2017-09-10T00:59:55+00:00September 10th, 2017|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: , , , |

Welcome to Game Club, where Joanna Price and myself exchange letters about a game we’ve jointly played. This week, we’re discussing 2064: Read Only Memories, the remastered version of Read Only Memories from developer Midboss. All the letters are collected here for your perusal, as well as some of the many screenshots I took. […]

Game Club: Night in the Woods

By |2017-09-08T21:49:51+00:00May 20th, 2017|Categories: Game Club Letters, Video Games|Tags: , , , , |

An Open Letter Series

Welcome to Game Club, where Joanna Price and myself exchange letters about a game we’ve jointly played. This week, we’re discussing Night in the Woods, the full-length follow-up to Longest Night and Lost Constellation. All the letters are collected here for your perusal, as well as some of the many screenshots I […]

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