a journal of play.

On Ruining Dear Esther

This critical essay originally appeared at Oh No! Video Games! N.B. In the course of this article, I will ruthlessly spoil Dear Esther, certainly for those who have not experienced it, and in all possibility for some who have. The haunting landscape of Dear Esther “There’s nothing better to do here than indulge in contradictions,” […]

Documenting Play

Here’s a collection of photos I’ve taken recently of people playing around ITU, including some fierce sessions of J.S. Joust, Nordic Game Jam and some matches in the GameLab. You might as well use Flickr’s full screen slideshow. Press play on the sweet jam I provided to further your viewing pleasure.