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A look into the different forms of comedy in gaming, what they do right, and where they could improve.
So what am I talking about when I say ‘fake difficulty’? I don’t mean that the game is not difficult, but that devs make the game ‘harder’ by fiddling with numbers to make it more difficult to achieve objectives in a very superficial and unsatisfying way. 1,288 more words
It’s my wedding day and I have two jobs: get dressed and make it down the aisle. Easier said than done. I’m a gangling mess of limbs, a wobbling orange sack of instability who is two krill martinis away from a fully blown, floor-hugging tentaclefest. 568 more words
Because I’m a creature being propelled through the world by science, I empathize with Frankenstein’s Monster. And even though I’m still operating with all my original parts, there are many a day when I feel stitched together from pre-putrescent parts picked from their plots (sorry for the alliteration—I’ve been reading a lot of old school Marvel) . 809 more words