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Indie Games: Elaborate Scams for Free Copies

Snake oil salesmen aren’t new by any means, nor are con artists. People steal. People lie. Hell, people equal shit if Slipknot are to be believed. But when it comes to marketing indie games, the internet has created a differe...


Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition and Meta Narrative

Final Fantasy XV, originally entitled Final Fantasy Versus XIII, wrestled through development hell for nearly a decade before its initial release. The game was accompanied by a movie, Kingsglaive, and an anime, Brotherhood: Fin...


Action-Card Game The Land of Glass: Let’s Talk Sound Design

Before we begin, a little housekeeping: The Land of Glass is a hybrid mix of action RPG and card collecting, what I’ve referred to as a “real-time card game” on a few occasions. You collect cards, build a deck , and then ...



Metal Gear Survive Review

Developer: Konami Digital Entertainment Publisher: Konami Release Date: February 20th 2018 Platforms: Playstation 4, Xbox One, PC Anyone who follows video game news closely is likely very familiar with the controversial and...


Global Game Jam 2018: On the Best of Intentions

Another year is just beginning, and that means another Global Game Jam has come and gone. For those who tuned in last year, complications shut my “local” place down, meaning the nearest GGJ was something like three hours aw...