Contrary to convention, I actually find myself liking SOMA more now that we’re covering it on the show. I think this is a game that benefits from repeated playthroughs to map out all the various character stories, explore the different choices, and listen to dialog with the benefit of second-playthrough foresight.
On the other hand, the gameplay generally wears out its welcome before the first playthough is complete. Pity.
Denuvo and the "Death" of Piracy
Denuvo videogame DRM didn't actually kill piracy, but it did stop it for several months. Here's what we learned from that.
The Middle Ages
Would you have survived in the middle ages?
Games and the Fear of Death
Why killing you might be the least scary thing a game can do.
A look back at Star Trek, from the Original Series to the Abrams Reboot.
A video discussing Megatexture technology. Why we needed it, what it was supposed to do, and why it maybe didn't totally work.