Learning Japanese in order to Play More Video Games

Learning a new language is a fantastic life experience.  Learning a new language allows you to see the world in a new light, describe things from another perspective, and play more video games.  I've been trying to teach myself Japanese for about two weeks and have actually enjoyed it more than I thought.  I have … Continue reading Learning Japanese in order to Play More Video Games

Super Meat Boy sells on the Nintendo Switch

Super Meat Boy was released 7 years ago.  The game first launched on Xbox 360 in 2010 to huge acclaim.  The game can be attributed to propelling small scale independent developers into the mainstream.  Games like Super Meat Boy, Braid, and Fez paved the way for the success of Stardew Valley, Shovel Knight, Gone Home, … Continue reading Super Meat Boy sells on the Nintendo Switch

Appreciating Video Games for the Sake of Appreciating Video Games

I love video games.  That's part of the reason why I play so many games, as I attempt to experience every story, gameplay mechanic, and innovation that comes out.  As I look at my gaming PC, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and Super NES Classic all connected to my workstation, I am sad that I do … Continue reading Appreciating Video Games for the Sake of Appreciating Video Games