The Danger Superiority Narratives in Games

One of the greatest draws of a game is that, in nearly every single one of them, the player takes on the role of a hero. Someone who is capable of feats that no one else around them is able to achieve. They are exceptional and thereby, you the player, are exceptional as well. No one else can save the world, no one else is going to try and save the world.

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An Ode to Eating in Video Games

Video games are a form of escapism. We play them for many of the same reasons that we read books and watch TV and movies, mainly, to experience something different. But, it's not always the things that disconnect us from reality which are the most interesting. There is something oddly fascinating about the mundane in video games. 

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