Category: Essay

The joy of the unknown Essay category

A short collection of thoughts about a strange Russian adventure game and the value of an open mind.

Screenshot from Eastern Mind: The Lost Souls of Tong-Nou

Love the milieu Essay category

In defense of the average, less-successful games that make up the bulk of the medium and, despite often being dismissed critically, hold the potential for personally resonant experiences.

The promises of friendlier emulation Blog categoryEssay category

Some thoughts about the new frontiers opened by the risky but extremely promising emulation work recently implemented by the Internet Archive.

QuickTime turns 20 years old Blog categoryEssay category

QuickTime enabled low-cost videos on computers, paving the way for new uses of multimedia. That said, we should all probably stop using it now.

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