colonialism

Podcasts

Colonialism, Racism, and a Star Wars Trailer in the Same Podcast? Sure.

What a week.
Patrick Klepek
4.12.19
Board Games

A Cancelled Board Game Revealed How Colonialism Inspires and Haunts Games

'Scramble for Africa' was cancelled amid apologies from a publisher and a broader debate about ethical gaming in the tabletop space.
Jon Bolding
4.12.19
Review

'Falcon Age' Is a Damning Anti-Colonialist Story In Search of a Better Game

Don't get me wrong, I LOVE this cute bird. This bird is like family to me. BUT...
Natalie Watson
4.11.19
Postscript

'The Colonists' Is a Cute, Rewarding, and Dystopian Space Exploration Game

Look on my throughput and despair.
Cameron Kunzelman
2.1.19
Game of the Year 2018

Our Favorite Games of 2018: 'Monster Hunter: World'

Austin, Patrick, and Natalie sure loved beating the shit out of monsters this year.
Patrick Klepek
12.17.18
Postscript

'1870' Reclaims a Cyberpunk Future from Colonial Wreckage

If your life depended on it, could you approach an indigenous community and worldview without being an asshole?
Cameron Kunzelman
9.14.18
Civilization

'Rise and Fall' Takes a Cautious Step Toward a More Nuanced 'Civilization'

An interesting expansion proves too wary of it's own changes to the status quo of 'Civilization VI'.
Rob Zacny
2.15.18
Podcasts

Should You Feel Bad Killing the Monsters of 'Monster Hunter: World'?

On today’s podcast, we wrestle with the moments Capcom’s game made us uncomfortable.
Patrick Klepek
1.30.18
80 Days

The Pitfalls of Trying to Tell Stories Outside Your Own Experience

Studios attempt to move past imperialist tropes, but some habits are hard to shake.
Kat Brewster
5.22.17