Rebuild Of Evangelion Movie Gets A Freaky Trailer

Having never seen any of the Rebuild movies, and having just watched the series and End of Evangelion for the first time and come away pretty disappointed with both endings, how do these new movies compare? I’m still fascinated by the world and the broad themes, but the deeply cynical …

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Video Game Industry

As a Developer with ten years under his belt, I can only say that yes: I’m burned out. Yes: the industry needs to change. Yes: A big part of my own depression comes from having to work on micro-transaction-fueled games that always make me feel a little dirty; but also …

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Can’t Go On Like This Video Game Industry

I may just be cynical, but I don’t think it’ll solve the problem. It has been definitively proven people will buy season passes, pay for micro-transactions, etc. All of those things make these companies money. They’re not going to just stop doing them unless legislated to stop (which carries its own hazards …

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Video Game Industry Can’t Go On Like This

Arctic is burning. Amazon is being cut down at an incredible rate. Hurricanes are dropping more water as the climate changes. Unplanned Medical services can financial cripple a large chunk of Americans. Wages haven’t gone up in years. And I got an headache. Capitalism is going to end humanity unless we change fundamentally …

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A Warlock But Now Think I Should Be A Titan

I’ve been stubborn and stuck with hunter despite everyone else’s supers being so much more cool and amazing. I just… I like my triple jumps and magic treasure finding radar. You got guys throwing red explosions, another guy throwing purple explosions, and I get to shoot a disco ball on the …

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All Celebrate NBA 2K’s Terrible Voice Acting

it’s been nearly a year and I still think about the kareem stuff in 2K19. how did it get in there. why. how. Yes, the voice acting is HORRENDOUS but the writing is just as bad if not worse. From the terrible names (seriously, Frequency Vibrations?) to the annoying Fellow …

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Introducing Same-Sex Romance

This story, while worth remembering, is literally twenty years old (the famous E3 demo occurred in May, 1999). What it doesn’t cover is how Maxis studio, and gaming in general, has handled matters since. Maxis, having had an unexpected breakaway success with The Sims, same-sex possibilities included, never backed off. …

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The Sims Introducing Same-Sex Romance

Some of us experimented early with Sims to figure out that holy shit we’re not straight, so thank goodness they left that in I honestly don’t think it can be overstated how important The Sims games were to so many of us queer people attempting to make sense of their sexuality. …

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Fraught History Of The Sims Introducing Same-Sex Romance

Interesting read. I wonder what were the actual quotes that those against same sex relationships said during these meetings. Did those who were against same sex relationships simply say “same sex people make me feel funny so I am offended” or did they used the tired “Think of the children” line? I find it funny …

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