The best & worst of gaming’s potential, via Bioshock Infinite

The best & worst of gaming’s potential, via Bioshock Infinite

Apr 9, 2013

Although it’s not the flawless masterpiece that PR lapdogs say it is, Bioshock Inifinite is a brilliant game that you should buy if you can. This piece was originally going to be a counterweight to the relentless gushing praise found in most reviews; but lately, the game has suffered something of a (largely undeserved) backlash from a vocal minority. That in...

Onus on developers for mainstream exposure, says Levine

Onus on developers for mainstream exposure, says Levine

Jul 8, 2011

Think it’s only the dumb and the elderly who are unaware of major videogame franchises? Take a look at what Ken Levine told the Gamers With Jobs podcast, and think again. Last year, Levine and his team took a group of college students for Bioshock Inifinite’s market research. “They had never heard of Bioshock.” he says. “None of them. Not a...