Philosophy

11.23.14
Here's why 'Too Many Cooks' is tailor-made for the internet
11.23.14

Here's why 'Too Many Cooks' is tailor-made for the internet

By now, there's a good chance that you've seen or heard about Adult Swim's Too Many Cooks -- an ep...

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06.17.14
Monster Hunter reaches new heights with bug-shooting pogo stick
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06.17.14

Monster Hunter reaches new heights with bug-shooting pogo stick

To some, each subsequent version in Capcom's Monster Hunter series only adds a few new beasts, weap...

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04.11.13
Pippin Barr's philosophy of developing 'curious' games
04.11.13

Pippin Barr's philosophy of developing 'curious' games

Pippin Barr's doctoral thesis is titled Video Game Values: Play as Human-Computer Interaction, subm...

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04.05.13
Storyboard: Moral framework
04.05.13

Storyboard: Moral framework

Every so often, I start a column and it just doesn't come together. So my original plans for this...

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03.29.13
GDC 2013: Dean Hall on the pillars of DayZ's design
03.29.13

GDC 2013: Dean Hall on the pillars of DayZ's design

Dean Hall talks about DayZ as a scientist would a Petri dish gone grotesque. He knows perhaps wha...

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02.27.13
Massively Exclusive: A closer look at WildStar's Mechari
02.27.13

Massively Exclusive: A closer look at WildStar's Mechari

The Mechari want information. They want to protect the Dominion. They want to ensure that the cen...

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02.26.13
Camelot Unchained plans to bring random back
02.26.13

Camelot Unchained plans to bring random back

Mark Jacobs knows the problem with your games: They're too predictable. What MMOs need are some g...

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12.31.12
The Nexus Telegraph: Who's afraid of the WildStar Dominion?
12.31.12

The Nexus Telegraph: Who's afraid of the WildStar Dominion?

From where we are now, it's hard to see a whole lot of good about the Dominion. Everything we've...

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09.24.12
iOS 6: Talking to Siri about Religion
09.24.12

iOS 6: Talking to Siri about Religion

I had no intention of broaching philosophy with Siri, as earlier today I was trying to get it to...

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