Spicy Gamer Vibes and the Banality of Karen: Level 5- Lazy Content Recyclers are as Chill as Fans of Emulation (and bank robbers)

There doesn’t seem to be a way to criticize people for “recycling” content. YouTube channels just trying to exploit the algorithm……video game sequels that change hardly anything……news articles that practically steal from somebody else……tracing somebody else’s art…..releasing your own archive of content and branding it as something new and special…it’s kind of gross, right? ButContinue reading “Spicy Gamer Vibes and the Banality of Karen: Level 5- Lazy Content Recyclers are as Chill as Fans of Emulation (and bank robbers)”

[Purpose-Result Friction] Theory Triple Pack – Tetris Metaphysics, The Mystique of Gravy, and the Futility in Calling Someone a Baby

1.  Falling Blocks, Wielding Fates The way people view their own actions resembles that which we feel when we play a puzzle video game like Panel De Pon or Tetris. The way the blocks fall is often very out of your control, while also being a byproduct of what you’ve done within that game. TheContinue reading “[Purpose-Result Friction] Theory Triple Pack – Tetris Metaphysics, The Mystique of Gravy, and the Futility in Calling Someone a Baby”

Memes of Sheer Dignity: The Most Underappreciated Gamecube Masterpiece

THING WILL MAKE YOU MONEY THING WILL MAKE US HAPPY WHY DO YOU NOT DO???? FRIGGING GAME COMPANY…. Denying a good solution for both sides, now that’s the type of belligerent indignity that makes you feel like a stylish superhero, just begging to smack the villain and reach the menu screen that tells you youContinue reading “Memes of Sheer Dignity: The Most Underappreciated Gamecube Masterpiece”

[Purpose-Result Friction] Theory Diaries – Damn Those Sexy Retro Consoles

My kindred left the apartment to finally live somewhere else recently. He’s not far, so he plans on visiting every Saturday to come and eat and get some support from us. He left behind the Sega Genesis retro console that he never actually plugged in. I’m very tempted to give it a try on myContinue reading “[Purpose-Result Friction] Theory Diaries – Damn Those Sexy Retro Consoles”

Cultural Rave – The Only Babyish Gaming Opinion

I’ve seen a lot of people argue about gaming opinions, and I almost always have at least a little respect for them. But there’s only one opinion I can’t seem to forgive, can’t seem to respect. “I don’t play indie games. I don’t like indie games.” And especially when it’s said by somebody who playsContinue reading “Cultural Rave – The Only Babyish Gaming Opinion”