Browsing all 713 posts in Gaming Musings.

Comedy in Video Games

Comedy in Video Games

They say that comedy equals tragedy plus time. And usually, that’s true. Take an awkward or tragic situation, put enough hours on the clock between it and the present and voila, humour occurs. Television and film have an absolute gold mine of comedic timing to…

I Regret Nothing

I Regret Nothing

I remember it like it was yesterday. I was getting used to my brand new Xbox 360 controller and nagivating a zombie-infested warehouse as Frank West, the hero journalist from Dead Rising. My inherent cackhandedness, however, saw Frank lose his footing and fall to the…

The Richie Report – The Formicidae Extermination: Experiment Six of Sixteen

The Richie Report – The Formicidae Extermination: Experiment Six of Sixteen

“the last Richie Report? No.”
Has it really been a month since the last Richie Report? No. It’s been way longer but that’s great as it means I can actually write about some games rather than padding out some bullshit with jokes about piss or…

Make Games, Not War

Make Games, Not War

Ever since I was a wee bairn I wanted to make games. I didn’t have a word for it then; I wasn’t aware of programmers, artists, designers, scripters or any of the wide array of jobs that make up a dev team. For a long…