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Human Machines (Haywire)

Hello lovely people,

I’m a little late reporting this here, but last week I published my second article for my Haywire column, on SOMA. It’s called Human Machines and… it’s not terrible?

Some background info after the break. Continue reading Human Machines (Haywire)


The Swapper

The Swapper is a game that appealed to my intellect a lot more than it engaged my heart, and as such it is perhaps an odd place to start this…. whatever this blog is. Anyway, it left me feeling curious, and interested, but not fascinated, except for the final scene. I’m not saying that as a negative judgement, although I usually do prefer to be emotionally engrossed, but in this sense it’s a unique approach to storytelling in a videogame. Continue reading The Swapper