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No Culture? Gameplay Aesthetes

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Sure, it’s about a board game, and a forgettable one at that, but Greg Costikyan makes a point that it’s important to know about the history behind even bad or un-interesting games: For what godforsaken reason are we featuring Twiggy Game today?…

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Anna Anthropy on Games

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This will be the second time I’ve linked to something involving Anna Anthropy (a.k.a Aunti Pixelante), but I think she’s got a particularly different take on games and play than what we usually hear. I feel this (too short) interview highlights some…

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What should games cost?

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Recently, Amazon.com purchased one of the larger game portals, Reflexive Arcade.¬† As part of the integration, Amazon chose to lower the prices on all the casual arcade games to $9.99. ¬†This angered publishers , causing PopCap and others to pull their games…

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