Mechanics

Why do we dive into some RPGs more than others?

Ever felt like being someone else for a while? Most of us have, which is why it's not a big surprise that role playing ...

Gravity Rush makes moving fun.

I picked up Gravity Rush: Remastered downtown on an impulse over the weekend, and it has had my full attention pretty ...

Can nostalgia be used as a game mechanic?

Nostalgia is a powerful feeling, and possibly one of the most potent ways to get an audience invested in a story, piece ...

Why do games want to hold our hands so much?

I wish for the life of me that I could remember where I read/heard the following, but I'm at a loss until I remember ...

Tabletop Spotlight – Tenzi

Since I really haven't had a lot of time to do much gaming, aside from jumping back into my play through of A Link ...

Game Spotlight – Gunpoint

Since Blade Runner or so, neo-noir and science-fiction have been getting alone quite nicely with each other, and not ...