Opinion: E3 2018 – Sea of Solitude easily overshadowed EA’s presser

Most of EA’s press conference was pretty bog standard: sports games! war simulators! uninteresting info dumps better left for shareholder meetings! But in the mire of the expected was a segment dedicated to their Originals line, and Sea of Solitude was a striking reveal that resonated with me far more than I thought anything from…

Opinion: Eulogy to Visceral

Once again, Electronic Arts has decided to shutter a prominent development studio under its wing, this time Visceral Games, the creators of Dead Space. As I’ve noted on my Top 111, I loved the first two entries of that series very, very much and am dismayed to see that the original team will likely never…

Ruminations: Favorite Games of the 1980s – 1993

Note – I’m reposting this after leaving it in stasis for quite some time. The games I discuss below are still favorites of mine, but the original essays I wrote are off the site for now. Composing little essays on my favorite games is a nice exercise to work on my writing skills, but I…