What do we get out of video games?

By |2017-09-08T21:42:13+00:00February 4th, 2013|Categories: Meta, Video Games|Tags: , , , |

Every self-reflective games writer (and I like to think that’s most of us) is dogged by one question above all others: “How do you measure the value of a game?”

When we review a game, the implication is that the game is being judged against some larger metric, but usually this is just a purely relative standard […]