Language and literary references? What is becoming of this show? Can’t we complain about plot and obsess over lighting and level design techniques?
And for the curious, here is the icarus-themed trailer we talked about during the show, which was the trailer used at E3 in 2010:
Internet News is All Wrong
Why is internet news so bad, why do people prefer celebrity fluff, and how could it be made better?
Trashing the Heap
What does it mean when a program crashes, and why does it happen?
Quakecon 2012 Annotated
An interesting but technically dense talk about gaming technology. I translate it for the non-coders.
Batman: Arkham City
A look back at one of my favorite games. The gameplay was stellar, but the underlying story was clumsy and oddly constructed.
The Best of 2016
My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2016.