Are Twitch Streamers Entertainers, Or Advertisers?

With Twitch paying streamers to sell games, it’s going to be more difficult than ever to separate genuine praise from paid promotion.

Breath of the Wild is Great But Inaccessible

“My dream was for the Switch to blow up the gates to gaming, to be open to as many people as possible. Instead, one of its best launch titles is the gates incarnate.”

When “I’m Not Good At This Game” Becomes “I Hate This Game”

“It soon became clear that I lacked whatever part of the human brain that makes someone naturally good at RTS games.”

The Questions That Keep Me Up At Night

Criticizing a game’s themes and morals is important, but in these bleak times, escapism can be just as invaluable.

Positive Transgender Representation in Videogames Is Now More Important Than Ever

“Gaming is in dire need of safe spaces for the transgender community. Let’s make that happen now.”

Here’s the Thing: Making Peace with Resident Evil 4

OK, maybe, just maybe, Resident Evil 4 wasn’t as bad as I thought it was back in 2005.