This War of Mine : Should Videogames Be Fun?

We are used to playing powerful characters in videogames, dispensing violent justice as we see fit upon the vagrants of the game world. Almost every character in a videogame is stronger, tougher, and more bad ass than the villains and red shirt … [Continue reading]

Failing at Evil

I want to be a bad guy. I want to do bad things to people. I want to be a person who does whatever they want without thinking about the consequences.  I want to be the kind of person I and others would hate.  I want to role be an evil character, but … [Continue reading]

Gods Will Be Watching : Musings, Meanings, Morality

(spoilers) I am in a desert on a planet with two suns. The sergeant of the small troops of soldiers has relinquished authority to me because I outrank him, but I can not remember why, or what my name is. We have only a couple of hours to find our … [Continue reading]

League of Legends and Dota 2

I have been playing League of Legends for about four years and for most of that time it was the only game I played. So I was definitely biased and taken out of my comfort zone when I was asked to join my friends in learning how to Dota 2. I am … [Continue reading]

Hotline Miami: Questioning Violence in Videogames

I get a phone call. "We need a package delivered to Estate Drive 232, express. The normal driver has fallen ill. Please wear something suitable. *CLICK*". I walk down to my car and head on over. It is a quiet drive. Outside the door, I put on my … [Continue reading]