“Video Games” Archives

Silver Surfer NES

The Silver Surfer Soundtrack Is Classic NES Music at Its Best

One of the worst NES games has one of the best NES soundtracks.
Sky Rogue

Sky Rogue Fills the Sky with Nostalgia and Lots of Polygons

I’m itching to relive the Top Gun and Iron Eagle fantasies of my inner fourth grader.
Alto's Odyssey

Alto’s Odyssey Is Coming This Summer

Instead of collecting runaway llamas this time, you’ll be discovering “the secrets of the endless desert.”
Hypnospace Outlaw

Police the Internet of the Future in Hypnospace Outlaw

Tholen has launched a Kickstarter campaign to help fund the game’s development.
Mass Effect: Andromeda

Congratulations BioWare: You’ve Got Me Excited for a New Mass Effect Game

I thought I was done after Mass Effect 3’s disappointing ending. I guess I was wrong.
No Man's Sky 01

No Man’s Sky’s Universe Is Beautiful, Isolating, and Tragic

What are the philosophical implications of one of the most hyped video games in recent memory?
Hyper Light Drifter

Preorder Disasterpeace’s Hyper Light Drifter Soundtrack

It evokes Joe Hisaishi’s elegant arrangements as much as it does classic 8-bit and 16-bit soundtracks.

Where will I find the time to play Below & Hyper Light Drifter?

“Below” and “Hyper Light Drifter” look to be very fun, unique, and visually stunning.

Who knew you could make a video game about a twerking, hug-loving clown?

Remember, not every video game is about shooting and killing.
Video Game Designer

Train up a Child: Video Game Designer

His first contribution to the vertical scrolling shoot ‘em up genre.
Children of Morta

Starr Mazer and Children of Morta Prove 16-Bit Games Are as Cool as Ever

The seemingly sub-par artwork and animation found in 8-bit and 16-bit video games can have its own charm and cleverness.
That Dragon, Cancer

Believe It or Not, But There Are Video Games That Are About More Than Just Shooting People

Highlighting two video games that contain nothing to shoot, no power-ups, and no princesses to save or alien empires to obliterate.


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