All forms of art and media are littered with varied and wondrous interpretations of humanity’s future. Most of them aren’t nearly nihilistic enough for my liking, but they’re an entertaining marvel nonetheless. Among the many mediums, video games are the best equipped to convey their depictions of the future. They […]

In my most recent article, I couldn’t help but wander off on a tangent about Halo: Reach’s brilliant narrative conclusion as soon as I got the chance. It places you in the shoes of a single spartan strike team attempting to defeat an entire planetary invasion. An impossible task, but […]

Genre definitions often become muddied in the gaming realm, as more and more titles pile into the same category, usually for marketing reasons. For example, the Roguelike genre became so muddied and so far beyond the original 1980 Rogue they had to separate some of the games into a second […]