The McMaster Files – What’s Old is New Again

XCOM never stopped being great.

Last Week’s Comics 10/11/2017

Team Unwinnable shares their thoughts on NYCC 2017 and Paper Girls #16.

A pink and yellow text that reads "another cult classic straight from the casket"

A Softer West Part 2 – Trigun

Part two in a two-part essay explore the themes and style of Yaushiro Nightow’s wildly popular western manga.

A black and white still from the manga Trigun, showing a dark night sky with high cliffs meeting the horizon.

Monster Closets – Prisoner of Ice

Brock suffers some Lovecraftian horror in the old Infogrames adventure game Prisoner of Ice. Will he survive with his sanity intact?

Just Another TIE in the Death Star

The massive laser-based Battlefront II experience is not unlike kindergarten soccer.

A black clad stormtrooper, flanked by Darth Maul and Rey.

The Comforts of Playing With Food in Nour

One food I grew to love during my childhood is actually broccoli — not because of how it tastes, mind you, but because of its endless possibilities for play.

A bowl of 3D ramen.

Documentary Sunday – Beware the Slenderman

Megan Condis explores the chilling world of memes and Beware the Slenderman.

Rookie of the Year – It’s 2017, Coop

Matt attempts to piece together his brain after the finale of Twin Peaks blew it apart.

The Heavy Pour – Who Needs the Devil When You’ve Got the Lord?

Is Agent Dale Cooper still the hero of this story?

The Board Soul: Heroes’ Folly

Sometimes something in a game can feel like it doesn’t belong, an orphan lost within the tight clockwork of a game’s rules.