Non-Fiction, Review

Game Time: Playdead’s “Inside” Gets All Up In Your Mind

  A boy scrambles down a short but steep rocky incline in the middle of the woods, in the dead of night. He hits the ground, unhurt but a little breathless, and looks around. Although we may not have any idea where he is or where he is going, he seems to always know exactly what he's… Continue reading Game Time: Playdead’s “Inside” Gets All Up In Your Mind

Fiction

“Silver Ghosts” – a short story for Ironrise Games

This short story was commissioned by Ironrise Games - a game company formed by three awesome local dudes here in Chicago: Chris, Danny, and Ed. They are building an amazing steampunk game that is going to be a ton of fun to play - and they invited me to play in the sandbox a bit as a… Continue reading “Silver Ghosts” – a short story for Ironrise Games

Game Time, Non-Fiction, Review

Game Time: Sushi Go! is Fast, Risky, and Deliciously Fun!

I'm not a very adventurous gamer-type by default. It's something that've learned over time, and cultivated carefully. I love games - we used to have board game nights in high school complete with freshly-baked mini chocolate chip cookies to fuel us. But as someone who didn't become a tabletop gamer of any kind until after… Continue reading Game Time: Sushi Go! is Fast, Risky, and Deliciously Fun!