Category Archives: video games

final fantasy xv

It’s hard to know where to begin talking about this game, so I’ll just start from, well, the start: Final Fantasy XV opens with a brief and chaotic flash-forward to a point near the game’s end showing the main characters … Continue reading

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the last of us

I’m not much of a gamer. That is to say, I have a ton of games — enough to last me years of constant playing without ever having to buy a new one — but hardly enough time to get … Continue reading

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blatant nostalgia #5: modernity and the manual

Well, as long as we’re on the subject of video games, I might as well delve into another topic about which I tend to be outspoken, although it’s not something usually worth being outspoken about because it’s not a topic … Continue reading

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blatant nostalgia #4: death and rebirth

I have this thing that I do where, when I’m alone and have enough on my mind, I talk to myself. I do this a lot. The usual forum for this self-dialogue is the car; on the way home from … Continue reading

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