Category Archives: Game Journalism

Asinine Gaming News: Top 10 Lists

It’s that time of the year. Mistle­toe, eggnog, car­ol­ing, and presents wrapped in bows. As a bonus, print and online pub­li­ca­tions com­plete the annu­al rit­u­al of “top 10” lists for every­thing. For us, that means water­ing down a years worth of games into ranks of one game against anoth­er. Don’t wor­ry, I’m not going to […]

Boys vs. Girls

If you haven’t kept up with the lat­est post-GDC tem­pest (and real­ly, why would you?), it starts and ends with game crit­ic Heather Chap­lin giv­ing a rant dur­ing the rant round­table at GDC. Sum­ma­ry here. I didn’t attend this one, and I don’t real­ly regret miss­ing it. Short ver­sion: We devel­op­ers are all stunt­ed ado­les­cents […]