Always Sometimes Monsters

always sometimes monsters good life

I am shit at roleplaying bad people in games but halfway through Always Sometimes Monsters I stopped caring and orphaned four children to win a bet. In this RPG Maker game, you play a down and out author making his way across the country to get to … [Continue reading]

A Halo 2 Tournament Decides a Residence Hall Conflict

In University, I worked as an RA for two and a half years. An RA, or Resident Assistant, it is a student who lives in the dorms and whose job it is to support the residents and help keep order. On my list of responsibilities was community building, … [Continue reading]

Rogue: Reflections on ASCII Imagination

rogue face

Rogue was one of, if not the first, games that really captivated me. I don't remember exactly how old I was when I started playing it, but I couldn't have been older than nine. This was at a time when storage was measured in megabytes. Back then, … [Continue reading]

Should I Back a Videogame on Kickstarter?

kickstarter-coin-feat

While Kickstarter supports all forms of business ventures, it is most popular with videogames. Video games have the highest number of successfully backed projects worth over $1 million dollars. It has been great for any worthwhile creative project … [Continue reading]

Thoughts and Prayers on Gun Control

Thoughts and Prayers is the latest game from the GOP Arcade. In the game, you have to click Prayers and Thoughts to try to help the United States deal with mass shootings. These shootings are represented by points on the map that pop up with the … [Continue reading]