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EGX Rezzed - The weird, wild and wonderful

Couldn’t make it to EGX Rezzed 2018? Worry not, the RPS crew enlisted me to produce an Immersive Audio Experience™ that should put you in my shoes and give you a feel of the weird, wild, and wonderful of the show! 6 more words

Jaffameister

Let’s analyse David Lynch Teaches Typing as if it’s a David Lynch movie

David Lynch Teaches Typing is such a hypnagogic surrealist masterpiece that I couldn’t help but analyse it as if it were an actual David Lynch movie – … 12 more words

Jaffameister

Civilization and the Myth of Perpetual Growth

All rise and no fall: how Civilization reinforces a dangerous myth

I wrote a piece for Rock Paper Shotgun on Civilization VI, and how 4X games struggle to escape the death-drive they themselves create by uncritically following an ideology of perpetual growth. 82 more words

The sad indictment of video game journalism

Video game journalism is dead, the whole “games need to be easier and more accessible” and gamers are “elitist” and “toxic” for wanting games to be challenging. 862 more words

Gaming

Apparently gameplay is not a gaming term anymore...

The word “gameplay” is pretty much already defined by the word itself:
So it really blows my mind when a senior editor at Rock Paper Shotgun an online video game publication spouts garbage like this: 151 more words

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