video games

October 16, 2021

‘Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla’ Needs More Epic Viking Tunes

The seas were blessedly calm as we sailed across the […]
October 14, 2021

Japanese Breakfast on Writing the ‘Sable’ Soundtrack

In her own words, Michelle Zauner, aka indie-pop artist Japanese […]
October 13, 2021

‘Jett: The Far Shore’ Imagines Conscientious Space Colonization

Ahead of you is a vast pink sky and a […]
October 11, 2021

How ‘Kena’ Conjured the ‘Feeling of Getting Lost in a Forest’

Note: This Q&A has been edited for both clarity and […]
October 9, 2021

What Far Cry 6 Gets Wrong About Cuba

Another example of this “cultural appropriation with a wink” is […]
October 7, 2021

‘Metroid Dread’ Is Let Down by Its Boring Robot Villains

Robot design tends to fall into one of two camps. […]
October 7, 2021

How the Team Behind ‘Far Cry 6’ Finished a Game in Lockdown

In March 2020, game creators at Ubisoft’s Toronto studio had […]
October 6, 2021

A Devastating Twitch Hack Sends Streamers Reeling

This morning, an anonymous hacker released what they claim is […]
October 6, 2021

‘Dragon Age’ and Why It Sucks to Play Cult Favorite Games

If you’re ever feeling lonely, or like no one reads […]
October 5, 2021

Coding Games for Kids, Especially Girls, Have Come a Long Way

As someone who’s had my children in the last decade, […]
October 4, 2021

Jamaica Is a Tech Desert. Gamers Make It Work Anyway

While Jamaica is a beautiful destination for someone who wants […]
October 2, 2021

Slow Down With These Serene City-Building Games

During these weird and stressful times, more of us are […]