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September 2017

Atari Video Computer Soul, Part Two

On Omegaland

Atari Video Computer Soul, Part One

August 2017

Grade F

Discussion: A Tale of Two Crunches

Side by Side: Abyss Odyssey

At the Table of Bonbon

Side by Side: Gang Beasts

Side by Side: Vomit Crabs

July 2017

Discussion: Past Unmade

The Lever

Gaze of the Abyss

Prey Tell

June 2017

Discussion: Art for Art’s Sake

Free to Prey

The Warning Orchestra

May 2017

Discussion: Corrupted Memory

Side by Side: Crawl

Discussion: Ham on the Holodeck

Status Report: May 2017

April 2017

The Farfield: Found Footage

Credits Provide Closure

The Stalker From Tölva

Discussion: The Annual Harvest

Dabbling with… Octahedron

Dabbling with… State Machine

Dabbling with… A Light in Chorus

Dabbling with… The Room: Old Sins

Dabbling with… Future Unfolding

Dabbling with… Four Last Things

Dabbling with… Flotsam

Dabbling with… Everything

Dabbling with… Beacon

Dabbling with… From Darkness

Dabbling with… GNOG

March 2017

Dabbling with… The Signal From Tölva

Dabbling with… EXO ONE

Pay What You Should

Side by Side: Magicka 2

Art of the Impossible

February 2017

Discussion: Unrecommended

Independence

Make Steam Great Again

The Fallen Price of Indie Games

Discussion: Dishonorable Discharge

January 2017

The Death of Ideas

Discussion: It Is Here

December 2016

Countdown 2016, 24: Groundhog Day

Countdown 2016, 23: Burn Bright

Countdown 2016, 22: Discoveries

Countdown 2016, 21: Off the Map

Countdown 2016, 20: Commercial Break

Countdown 2016, 19: Coming of Age

Countdown 2016, 18: I, Dev

Countdown 2016, 17: Etched in Memory

Countdown 2016, 16: Everyday Hate

Countdown 2016, 15: Revolution to Control

Countdown 2016, 14: A Clean Shot

Wot I Think: Recursed

Countdown 2016, 13: Mercenary

Countdown 2016, 12: Starseed Spoilers

Countdown 2016, 11: Community’s End

Countdown 2016, 10: Social Work

Countdown 2016, 9: Man on the Edge

Countdown 2016, 8: A Long, Long Time Ago

Countdown 2016, 7: Conviction

Countdown 2016, 6: Gold Star For You

Countdown 2016, 5: The Mystery in Mafia

Countdown 2016, 4: Fish in a Barrel

Countdown 2016, 3: Lost Love

Countdown 2016, 2: The Line

Countdown 2016, 1: Walls That Talk

November 2016

Discussion: The Water Downstream

How I Made: The Drake Incident

The Drake Incident: A Dark Souls Story

Thumper Ain’t No Flow Game

October 2016

Discussion: The Mirror Click’d

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Side by Side: Affordable Space Adventures

September 2016

Discussion: More Room Is Less Room

Arithmophobia II: The Numbers Strike Back

Arithmophobia

August 2016

The Insufficient You

Discussion: All Things, All People

What I Really Thought About The Witness

Discussion: Adventures in Cardboard

July 2016

The Anatomy of ANATOMY

One Step Forward, One Step Back

The Unbearable Now: On The Witness

June 2016

Discussion: The Fat Finger

May 2016

Trailer: The Unbearable Now

Discussion: How Videogames Lost The Plot

One Point Nine

April 2016

Discussion: Dead Words in Amber

Dabbling with… Wrong Wire

Dabbling with… OASES

Dabbling with… Insane Robots

Dabbling with… Vignettes

Dabbling with… Time Is An Island

Dabbling with… Fugl

Dabbling with… If Found, Please Return

Dabbling with… Gardenarium

Dabbling with… Event[0]

Dabbling with… Binaries

Dabbling with… ShadowHand

Dabbling with… The World Is Flat

Dabbling with… Reigns

Dabbling with… Barbara-Ian

Dabbling with… Sundown

Dabbling with… Rituals

Dabbling with… Scanner Sombre

Where Are They Now 2016: Part Four

March 2016

Discussion: Viva Voce

Side by Side: Archon

Where Are They Now 2016: Part Three

February 2016

Discussion: 80 Days in 80 Days

Where Are They Now 2016: Part Two

Where Are They Now 2016: Part One

Early Thoughts on The Witness

January 2016

A Note on Hylics

Discussion: Here Be Dragons

Into The Black: The Movie

December 2015

Discussion: This Is How Santa Dies

Chekhov’s Collectible

November 2015

Discussion: Monotony

Side by Side: Crypt of the Necrodancer

October 2015

Discussion: The Beginner’s Guide To What

Talos, 3: Where The Words End, The World Ends

Talos, 2: I Am The Words

Talos, 1: The Words Made The World

Side by Side: Rocket League

September 2015

Discussion: Let’s Punch An Indie In The Face

Stop Making Sequels

Side by Side: Assault Android Cactus

Bioshock Infinite Is The Worst Game Of The Year

Discussion: Goodbye, Dr. Freeman

August 2015

Spheres of Smartphone Chaos

ANGELINA and the Secret Box

If you can’t wait for Side by Side…

How Alphabear Became Unbearable

July 2015

Discussion: The House of Zero

The Organization Geek

Learning Curve Extended Play

Side by Side: Thoughts on Second Series

Minecraft Is About Transcending Minecraft

The Farfield: OXI

Soundbite 3: If Piigs Could Fry

Discussion: Parents vs Children

June 2015

Her Story Is Awesome But

Soundbite 2: Pie Charts Do Not Lie

Follow the Path

Wishful Thinking 3

I Spilt Some Minecraft on Your Coffee Table

Side by Side: Season One Trailer

A Week on Twitter

Shutdown

May 2015

Wishful Thinking 2

The Minecraft Industrial Revolution

The Strange Case of the Roguelike Suicide

Side by Side: Bloop

Side by Side: Shot Shot Shoot

How to Bury a Great Game

Links: Radical Jedi Feedback

Wishful Thinking 1

April 2015

The Farfield: The 100

The Five Stages of Starseed Pilgrim: The Movie

Ethan Carter vs Verde Station

Side by Side: Duel

Lol in Hell: A Short Solium Infernum Tale

The Best Electron Dance Posts of All-Time EVER

Five Years of Electron Dance

March 2015

Counterweight 16: Leaving Las Videogames

Dabbling with… Planet of the Eyes

Dabbling with… Screencheat

Dabbling with… Aerobat

Dabbling with… One One One Two Three

Dabbling with… CAVE! CAVE! DEUS VIDET

Dabbling with… Her Story

Dabbling with… DEEP

Dabbling with… The Marvellous Miss Take

Dabbling with… TRI

TV Games Are For Boys

Side by Side: Super Pole Riders

February 2015

A #MinecraftFamily Update

Side by Side: Nidhogg

Links: Passive Generational Indemnity

A Glitch in the Parkour Matrix

Side by Side: Super Punchball

Brough Beaten: A Portrait of Success

Playing Chicken With The Reader

Side by Side: QWOP 3D

January 2015

Links: Kardashian Assassin Trigger Puzzle

Side by Side: PONGS

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Cat Videos

Side by Side: Get On Top

As Good As It Gets

The Family That Plays Together

Side by Side: Gravity Series

December 2014

Top 10 Electron Dance Articles of 2014

Side by Side: JS Joust on Windows

Links: Christmas Toast Anecdotes in HD

Counterweight 15: Banished

The Feng Shui of Minecraft

Side by Side: Barabariball

The Conversation, 4: Turn Off The Recorder

Side by Side: Tomb of Rooms

Siteseeing: Clones, Simulations and Male Escorts

Side by Side: M.U.L.E.

November 2014

Side by Side DLC: Kompendium in Action

The Conversation, 3: Win Cash Prizes

Side by Side: Kompendium

Careful What You Wish For

Side by Side: Dueling Machine

The Conversation, 2: Hero Men

Side by Side: TENNNES

Soundbite 1: Choose

The Conversation, 1: GTA is Proteus

October 2014

Your Game Isn’t As Clever As You Thought

Counterweight 14: All Hallow’s Eve

When Is It OK To Spoil A Mechanic?

Vault the Grave

The First Open World, Part Three

The First Open World, Part Two

September 2014

The First Open World, Part One

The Revenge of Boson X

Links: The Dying Creative World

The Gamer Uprising

The Trouble With Serious Games

August 2014

Hypnosis in the Sand: Why Spec Ops Fails

Read Out: Your Pants Look Like A Horse

The Unwritten Life Story of an RTS Grunt

This Link Drag is a Content Parasite

This Link Drag is in the Sycamore Trees

Wot I Think: Quarries of Scred

July 2014

How to Stop Making Players Lazy

Talent is Not a Scarce Resource

This Link Drag is a Hipster

Why You’re Wrong About Jumping in NaissanceE

Screw Your Walking Simulators

This Link Drag is Free to Read

The Making of #warningsigns

This Link Drag is a Murder Robot

#warningsigns: A Short Film About Videogames

June 2014

Can You Find the Hidden Signs?

The Farfield: Marmite Anxiety

This Link Drag is Deadlocked

Faltering Faith in Twine’s Teaching

A Girl and Her Chopper: On Goals and Sandboxes

The Self and Software

The Uncle, the Cat and the Mother

May 2014

Sabbatical 2014

Counterweight 13: Threes

The Farfield: Zombies

Of Mice and Gamepads

Recommendation Rodeo 1

Oil and Water

Back Mesa

April 2014

Insert Human to Continue

Auto-Critique 2

A Productivity Problem

This Link Drag is Pointless

On Writing Twine

Counterweight 12: On Fear of Twine

On the Achievement

On Truth is Ghost

On Reading Twine

Stop Crying About Choice

March 2014

Silver Bullet Cure

Three on the Door

An Electron Dance Book

Marginalia 8

Counterweight 11: Miasmata

February 2014

A Death in Stasis

This Link Drag is Ellen Paged

The Dishonest Player

I Made a Twine

No Alternative, 2

No Alternative, 1

This Link Drag is Back

The Appendix is Live

January 2014

Counterweight Companion: Bioshock Infinite

Counterweight 10: Bioshock Infinite

An Honest Game

Learning to Stop

December 2013

The 2013 Review

Learning to Run

Marginalia 7

Learning to Walk

Counterweight Companion: Suzy and Freedom

Counterweight 9: Suzy and freedom

November 2013

Warm Up / 301113

The Island

Open Mike 9

Polis

The Beautiful Dead

Pause: Moments

October 2013

Counterweight Companion: Gone Home

Counterweight 8: Gone Home

The Stanley Paradox

Marginalia 6

Open Mike 8

Stanley Scores Reviews

The Rabbit Hole

Coming in 2014

The Beast

Auto-Critique 1

Expo Man 2013

September 2013

Blood on the Boards

Left and Right and Forward

Open Mike 7

Counterweight 7: Papers, Please

Marginalia 5

Warm Up / 130913

The Long Road to Verona

Dialogue Tree 17: Willing Things to Happen

You Complete Me

August 2013

Talking Point: The Business of Literature

Open Mike 6

Talking Point: Generational War

Talking Point: Authentic Art

Counterweight 6: The Last of Consoles

The Labour of Love

Talking Point: Trash

July 2013

Broken Glass

The Worst Way to Die

Marginalia 4

Move Right

Open Mike 5

Oversight

Counterweight 5: Audience Frustration

June 2013

Marginalia 3

While the Tape Loads

Dialogue Tree 16: Worth Paying For

Michael Brouge’s VESPER.6

Open Mike #4

Léon Loves Tetris

Marginalia #2

Entropy

May 2013

Pause: In Japan

Dialogue Tree 15: Deeply Cathartic

Shooting Spirit

Marginalia #1

Open Mike #3

Counterweight 4: Cult of Personality

Faith of the Pilgrim

April 2013

The Five Stages of Starseed Pilgrim

The Secret of Kairo

Dialogue Tree 14: Fatigue

Warm Up / 210413

Pause: Recharging

Open Mike #2

The Accidental ARG

Counterweight 3: Why Replay?

March 2013

Cart Life Wins Three IGF Awards

A Third Option

Dialogue Tree 13: DIY

If All You Have is a Knife

Open Mike #1

The Pink Room

Dialogue Tree: Getting Better

La Peste

The High Five, Part 2

February 2013

Counterweight 2: A Better Person

The IndieCade East 2013 Podcast

The High Five, Part 1

Across the Rooftops

Fish Out of Water

After the Dust Settles: Ethics Revisited

January 2013

Into The Black

Pause: January Ramblings

Counterweight 1: Squabbling Over Peanuts

Dialogue Tree: Verisimilitude

The Ethics of Selling Children

Dialogue Tree: Struggling to Make It

The Author As Content

December 2012

Electron Dance: The 2012 Review

Dialogue Tree: Flabbergasted

The Alien Cortex Must Die, 3

We Are Sportsfriends

The Alien Cortex Must Die, 2

Dialogue Tree: Ecosystem

November 2012

The Alien Cortex Must Die, 1

Returning Home, 2

Dialogue Tree: Perfect World

Warm Up / 161112

Returning Home, 1

Is Challenge Superfluous?

This Link Drag Has Died

Destiny

Dialogue Tree: Dead Trees

October 2012

The Hokra Problem

This Link Drag Is Independent

Two Dollar Horror

Dialogue Tree: Specificity

Dialogue Tree: Albatross

A Slave Obeys

Pause: Reflections on Goo

Ideas Are So Fragile: Introversion Software

Expo Man 2012

September 2012

Rehabilitation

Dialogue Tree: Commercial Product

Attending Eurogamer Expo 2012

Destroy After Playing

Warm Up / 140912

A Weaponized Machine

Dialogue Tree: Game Play

Dialogue Tree: You’re Ruining Our Fun

Welcome Eric Brasure

The Yellow Pyramid

August 2012

Polymorphous Caption Perversity (NSFW)

Seven People, One Podcast

A Letter to Nicolau Chaud (NSFW)

This Link Drag Is So Money Baby

A Second Set of Curtains

The Academics Are Here

A Fantastic Angle: Pippin Barr

July 2012

Raising the Barr

Cat’s Away Chronicles V

A Need to Create: Mitu Khandaker

This Link Drag Rocks

Cat’s Away Chronicles IV

A Complicated Relationship: Doug Wilson

June 2012

Taking A Breather: Chaim Gingold

A Very New Thing: Dan Pinchbeck

Cat’s Away Chronicles III

Dear Korsakovia

This Link Drag Is In A Box

May 2012

Bit of a Rebel: Clara Fernández-Vara

Cat’s Away Chronicles II

The Company of Troublemakers: Ian Bogost

This Link Drag Is High Scoring

A Theoretical War, Part 3

A Theoretical War, Part 2

April 2012

A Theoretical War, Part 1

Project Launch: The Academics Are Coming

Cat’s Away Chronicles I

Submergence

Parenting Is Not an Escort Mission

March 2012

Less Cause, More Effect

Last of the Darwinians

The Remnant Speaks

The Remnant

Wa and Ga

Fotonica Astonishca

February 2012

Who Is Sheldon Pacotti?

This Link Drag Is A Snap

The Real Interloper

The Rings

Who Is Richard Hofmeier?

Resistance Is Futile III

January 2012

The Mass Effect Petition

The Don of Cutscenes

Ahead… The Stars

Electron Dance 2011 Review

Game of the Year

Neptune’s Pride Private Match Available

The Xmaspiration: Survivorship Bias

The Xmaspiration: Laura’s Story

December 2011

The Xmaspiration: In Paranoia We Trust

The Xmaspiration: Fourteen

The Xmaspiration: Scrapbook

The Xmaspiration: Kerry’s Story

The Xmaspiration: Rashomon’s Rage

The Xmaspiration: Broadcast Prime

authority assert prelim final

The Consequences Of Consequences

authority assert prelim

Seeing Games

November 2011

Those Honeymoon Hours

Dances With Waves

Twelve Flowers

This Link Drag Is A Wee Bit Arcadian

IGDA Writers Panel: Players Versus Characters, 2

A Weekend With: Bloodline Champions

IGDA Writers Panel: Players Versus Characters, 1

October 2011

For A Few Explorers More

For The Explorers

This Link Drag Is In Zombie Slow Mo

Brian Sachs Wants To Go Home

Charlie’s Shooting Spree

Not Safe For Work

September 2011

The Alliance of Awesome #2

Expo Man 2011

Eurogamer Expo 2011 – Live

Men of Science

This Link Drag Is Unexpected

Waking The Crowd

Punchbag Artists

The Forever Machine

All Your Memories Are Fake

Rehab

August 2011

The Last Dream

Nothing To Lose

This Link Drag Thinks With Portals

Changing Lives: David Fox – Part 2

Press X For Tomorrow

Changing Lives: David Fox – Part 1

Tomorrow’s Promise

July 2011

The Fukushima Syndrome, 2

The Fukushima Syndrome, 1

Friday Night Random: Fly Guy

The Creative Urge: Peter Liepa

Between A Rock And A Hard Diamond

New Server, New Joy

Turning The Page

Why Do Christian Games Suck?

June 2011

The Magic Is Back: Steve Hunt

ShockCube

Where We Came From

Cats and Cubes

Stanley Kubrick Is Gone

My E3

Always Floyd

May 2011

Radio With Pictures: Brian Moriarty

Project: Where We Came From

925 on Cryostasis

Vacation Alert

Amateur Dramatics

402 on Portal 2

Friday Night Nostalgia: Sonic Remix

The Retired Gambler

April 2011

A Night With Austin Breed

Resistance Is Futile II

Engaged In The Struggle: Jonas Kyratzes – Part 2

Engaged In The Struggle: Jonas Kyratzes – Part 1

The Alliance of Awesome #1

Friday Night Cosh Curve

The Glass Society

Kill Screen: Roadkill or To Kill For?

One

Armpit Empires IX of X: Combat Fatigue

March 2011

A Look At Wikileaks Stories

The Aspiration Collector’s Edition

The Aspiration, 9: Sartre Was Wrong

The Aspiration, 8: All Our Ascensions

The Aspiration, 7: Inferno

Not the Game: Falconhoof

The Aspiration, 6: Rise Up Singing And Take To The Sky

February 2011

The Aspiration, 5: We’ll Be In Touch

A New Art Form

The Aspiration, 4: Your Counterfeit Love

The Aspiration, 3: The Elephant In The Doom

January 2011

The Aspiration, 2: Laura Michet Hates Me

The Summer of Discontent

The Aspiration, 1: Sartre Was Right

The Aspiration Cometh

Brown Envelopes

Crossing The Floor

883 on Shatter

December 2010

Sayonara 2010

Resistance Is Futile

The Mistress

Angry Young Men

Missing Shudders

2108 on Immortal Defense

The Abstraction

Road Yoga

Armpit Empires VIII of X: The Small Print

IGDA Writing Panel: Environmental Narrative

November 2010

Grow Up

1944 on Revenge of the Titans BETA

628 on Clock of Atonement

Playing Inside The Mind: Nicolau Chaud

How Not To Get A Reply From Tim Schafer

1183 on Beautiful Escape: Dungeoneer

Dark Room Sex Game

969 on Marvel Brothel

October 2010

Enough Penance

Link Drag

Was Dirk Benedict Right?

Neptune’s Price

Expo Man VI of VI: Survey Says

Expo Man V of VI: Enslaved To The Rhythm

Punchbag Marshall

Expo Man IV of VI: The Floor

Expo Man III of VI: Arcade Town Ghost

Expo Man II of VI: Ghost Town Arcade

Punchbag Artists

Expo Man I of VI: Tutorial Stage

I’m Going To… Eurogamer Expo 2010

September 2010

1533 on Tidalis

Girl, Interrupting

Schutzmannschaft

Armpit Empires VII of X: The Democratic Error

678 on Lost Planet

718 on Beat Hazard

Not Everything Survives Intact

August 2010

He Who Judgeth By The Cover…

Armpit Empires VI of X: Green Zone

Conflicted On World In Conflict

669 on Privates

I Hate Bioshock Trailers

678 on Leave Home

On the Causal Of Casual

The Second Game

Armpit Empires V of X: Full House

July 2010

The Prop

Not The Game: Space Invaders

Lassie Gets Rightsized

690 on Sanitarium

June 2010

I, Adventurer

Overlooking Ambition

Armpit Empires IV of X: Army Origami

The Devourer

Hey Ash, Whatcha Playin’?

Not The Game: STALKER

Sandbox Law

May 2010

Anti Games

An Hour With X-COM: UFO Defense

Armpit Empires III of X: Naked Ninja

Sometimes This Happens

Armpit Empires II of X: Blind Man’s Buff

The End of Hardcore

April 2010

Armpit Empires I of X: Open Door Policy

435 on Trine

494 on Armageddon Empires

Not The Game: 4fourths

354 on VVVVVV