The first narrative-focused Star Wars game in nearly a decade, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, puts players in control of a former Jedi Padawan named Cal Kestis who, as a child, survived Order 66, the command that turned the Clone Troopers against their allies and led to the near-total destruction of the Jedi. The focus … Continue reading Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order and the Emotional Impact of Interactivity
Ever since Dragon Quest XI was announced as coming to the Nintendo Switch, I've been keeping an eye on the series. I'd tried the original game on iOS before, and had popped in to Builders once, but neither of those intrigued me the way that the preview for XI did, and listening to the Dragon … Continue reading I beat Dragon Quest! It was… Okay.
I've been goofing off lately with Euro Truck Simulator 2 and American Truck Simulator. They are video games where you drive a semi truck on long-hauls and get punished for speeding, driving in the wrong lane, running red lights, or doing just about anything else that is typically fun in a game where you drive … Continue reading Getting my virtual trucker’s tan on!