Monthly Archives: September 2010

September 29, 2010

Nintendo 3DS software lineup video

Most excited for the upcoming Professor Layton and Metal Gear Solid: Snake Eater, of which the latter looks to be quite the graphical showpiece.

September 28, 2010
September 27, 2010
September 16, 2010

Living Epic

Roger Travis, Associate Professor of Classics at the University of Connecticut, explains how games and gamer culture are much older and better things than most people think.

Instantly added to my feed reader.

September 9, 2010

The men behind Portal's musical score

Portal’s ending theme may well be one of the greatest video game songs ever created, and the duo behind it are also working on the sequel’s music. Jonathan Coulton:

I live and die by the niche, basically. I write all these geeky songs. It’s Internet people who keep me afloat for the most part. But then, suddenly there was this Portal thing, and it was a global phenomenon, and it reached all sorts of people that I wouldn’t have otherwise reached.

September 4, 2010

NY Times on Boardwalk Empire

Screenwriter Terence Winter:

Thank God for HBO. They let you tell intelligent stories in a slow, careful way. You can let them breathe.