This week's rant may seem like an extension of last week's two-part Citizen Kane thing, but I've actually had it sitting on my hard drive for a while now. It's about the concept of "exploration," and how most of the time it doesn't feel like we're actually exploring.
(Yes, Metroidvanias are briefly mentioned, but they're not even close to being the only culprits.)
In this extra British episode of Communitoid, we're joined by special British guest JJ McCallum! JJ recalls the time he fiddled with Conor's no-no place, Jo gets all hot and bothered by JJ's accent, Aaron is the worst host ev...more
[Update: Full re-run of this episode here.] The last time we had Jasper Byrne on Sup Holmes, he had just released his critically acclaimed survival horror title Lone Survivor. Like his Silent Hill 2 remake Soundless Mountain...more
I'd like to pay Richard Hofmeier to talk to me about videogames. During last week's Sup Holmes (now on iTunes), he told me about so many great things, like the free online "game" Geoguessr, surrealist interactive text auteur...more