Tags » Phil Fish

#GamerGate Part 1: Devs, Gamers, and Violence In The Industry

A few friends and associates have asked the same thing over the last few weeks; “What is #GamerGate?” As of now, it’s something that has grown to gargantuan proportions and has a different definition depending on who you ask. 930 more words

Video Games

Indie Game: The Movie

Indie Game: The Movie is the first feature documentary film about making video games. It looks specifically at the underdogs of the video game industry, indie game developers, who sacrifice money, health and sanity to realize their lifelong dreams of sharing their visions with the world. 45 more words

Game Development

Why You Shouldn'y Hate Phil Fish (Quite as Much) - Part I

Phil Fish. What a name that is in the gaming community.  Phil has gotten a very bad reputation for being racist, underexperienced, a jerk, and a person who doesn’t tell all of the truth. 203 more words

Video Games

Critical Riffs: Fez, Snot City, Glitchhikers, Love Worker

by Jed Pressgrove


This ballyhooed platformer combines Nintendo nostalgia and esoterica to make us go “Wow.” We’re supposed to do the talking because Phil Fish’s pixel art has next to nothing to say. 406 more words

Fez Review

By Vidyo

It is with some trepidation that I move to discuss Fez earnestly today. The game has become something of a personal joke; something to bring up announced in an attempt to sway others towards something offbeat and irrelevant. 1,046 more words

Video Game Reviews

Gaming subculture heroes

How the gaming community destroys its heroes

Microsoft it announced it was buying Mojang, the developer of indie-game turned phenomenon Minecraft, for $2.5 billion Monday. The same day, Markus “Notch” Persson announced that he was leaving the company, ending a heartfelt note with two very telling sentences. 67 more words

Virtual Reality

Internet Rage And Why It Has To Stop

So, I’m pretty fucking bummed out right now. The reason? I like video games. I like video games a whole lot. I like them enough to read extensive articles about them, and I follow certain segments of the enthusiast press religiously. 1,267 more words