Monthly Archives: November 2011

As I men­tioned in the most recent Deus Treks, I just fin­ished play­ing Arkham Asylum for the first time, and, to my great sur­prise, I think it has helped me to fall back in love with video games. Axiom VII of the Fundamental Axioms I came up with when I first start­ed this blog (axioms which could prob­a­bly do for some revi­sion right about now) states that “If your writ­ing is bad, I don’t care how fun your mechan­ics are.”  This, I find, is one of the defin­ing fac­tors of how I look at video games.  A game with bad writ­ing tends to be bad art, and, per­haps because I am […]

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