September 30th

September 30th, 2012 | Posted by Kris Ligman in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (Comments Off on September 30th)

Wake me up when September ends… Oh! Wait, that’s today! Well then, it must be time for This Week in Videogame Blogging! We’re starting out the gate with a couple tales on the theme of growing up gaming, and I warn you in advance, they are both heavy hitters. The first comes to us from …
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September 23rd

September 23rd, 2012 | Posted by Kris Ligman in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (2 Comments)

Great. Who let the Ericbot out? Do you have any idea the kind of damage he does to the carpet? Ahem… Well, now that your TWIVGB overlord is again in the captain’s chair, let’s set off for parts unknown with the best and brightest of games criticism, commentary and investigation. It’s This Week in Videogame …
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September 16th

September 16th, 2012 | Posted by Eric Swain in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (1 Comments)

Searching…searching…searching…file found. Accessing…now initiating TWIVGB #172. Begin. If you liked last week’s interview with our own Kris Ligman, L. Rhodes of Culture Ramp continues his series of interviews on the coming-of-age of video game journalism (also known as the Ludorenaissance) with Kill Screen founder Jamin Warren. Initializing – Vander Caballero’s Papo y Yo First up, …
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One hour. That’s how much time elapsed between the BoRT Returns post and the first submission. It took me two hours to write that introductory post! I’m getting too old for this. If you haven’t submitted an entry for BoRT yet, you’ve got until the end of September. Get writing! Email me your submissions or …
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September 9th

September 9th, 2012 | Posted by Kris Ligman in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (Comments Off on September 9th)

It’s a quiet Sunday morning here at Critical Distance HQ. Ian is snoring on the couch. Ben is hooking up another espresso machine. Katie is having a bowl of muesli. And Eric is… probably off playing Driver: San Francisco again, if I know him. As for me? I have some delicious new links for you, …
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September 2nd

September 2nd, 2012 | Posted by Kris Ligman in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (Comments Off on September 2nd)

I made you an elaborate intro, but the cat ate it. So, let’s just get right into it. It’s This Week in Videogame Blogging! On Gamasutra, Douglas Lynn draws a line between the “game” and the “game experience,” citing the latter as a more all-encompassing, multisensory interaction. Over on Video Game Tourism, Eron Rauch delineates …
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