Persona 5 Royal and Choice in Gaming

Every year or so, the Wheel of Video Game Discourse lands on “let’s talk about how choice in gaming usually means save the orphanage or burn it down”. The usual suspects appear here. People bemoan the fact that, despite a critically-acclaimed story that does indeed give the player choice, the Mass Effect Franchise’s moral choicesContinue reading “Persona 5 Royal and Choice in Gaming”

The Problem We Don’t Talk About

It’s a dream job. Games writers get to spend all day writing about something they’re passionate about, something that makes them and their audience happy. We get sent review codes for many of the most exciting upcoming titles, and we get to play them early. It’s hard work, and anyone who has received a reviewContinue reading “The Problem We Don’t Talk About”