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God bless Leigh Alexander, to hell with ‘Gamergate’

What the hell is this #gamergate thing? Who cares? Something about sleeping around, game media corruption, butthurt manchildren and didactic feminists? The last dying gasp of the AAA games/console industry?

Anyway, whatever it is, it has exposed the ugly underbelly of the “gamer” community, and inspired a number of think pieces that are finally expressing what I’ve been saying for years.

Gamer…

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Monument Valley is quality, snack-sized gaming, and we need more

Monument Valley is quality, snack-sized gaming, and we need more

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Monument Valley doesn’t get old, because it doesn’t stay around long enough for you to get bored.

I finished Monument Valley on my iPad in the time it took my wife and toddler to take a 1.5-hour nap.

In a gaming economy where quality adventures such as OceanHornprovide dozens of hours of gameplay for a similar price, $4 seems a bit dear for a less than two-hour spin through UsTwo’s flagship…

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Surprise, surprise…

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Does all media have to turn into dumb, snack-size “pieces of content” to survive?

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An unabashed look at the creepiness of Google Glass and the public nonchalance toward it. Bonus: Southern Maryland name drops.

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Lust…

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Oh dear…