Football Manager and Data

As the World Cup rages toward its certain, glorious end, one might be compelled to play the beautiful game digitally. Football Manager has always fascinated me–a game reliant on data, a game…

Heavily Pixelated

Heavily Pixelated is a new podcast from Scott C. Jones where he invites guests to share their personal stories about their relationships with games. He claims he wants to turn the conversation…

Deep Dive on a Crumbled World

Sometimes I’ll talk about an article that covers social issues or uses a game as a jumping off point to talk about a wide and interesting topic. This is not one of…

Super Smash Bros Invitational 2018

I’ve been riding high since the announcement of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate earlier this week. While some may have enjoyed the speculation and fanfare of the roster reveal–every character in Smash Bros.…

People As Food

Writing for Bullet Points Monthly, Ed Smith, erm, sinks his teeth into Vampyr. While the intro is a bit difficult to parse, the going gets good quickly: Smith contends Dr. Reid’s victims…