GAMES, MOVIES, and OTHER THINGS OF IMPORT

Theory From the Closet 070: Interview with Paul Czege

This is an interview I did with Paul Czege from Half Meme Press about what we can learn, and what he has learned, from his latest game The Clay That Woke. We recorded this at Forge Midwest. There is likely going to be a follow up, as after the interview was over, I...

Author Interview: Leif Chappelle’s City of Tigers

Geeky & Genki recently got a chance to interview author, game designer and composer Leif Chappelle about the upcoming release of his first novel, City of Tigers. G&G: Thanks for chatting with us! So, the list of excellent game and music projects you’ve been...

R.I.P. Run Run Shaw

Just what it says on the box: legendary producer (with his brother, of course) Run Run Shaw has died at the impressive age of 106. For decades the Shaw Brothers were a force to be reckoned with in the world of cheap & popular Hong Kong cinema. This filmography...

Top Ten Albums of 2013

 I’ve made up lists of best albums for ages but this is the first time I’ve posted one outside of social media. So a quick disclaimer: this doesn’t represent G&G’s staff picks or anything, just mine. This was a really hard year to pick. The...

Los Cheevos Hermanos: The Startening

My brother and I always have the best ideas. For example, this most recent one. Let’s hop on a ten year old MMO and make new characters together. But let’s do it like we’re completely fresh. No gold given to our new characters. No gear hand me downs. No guild but the...

Godzilla 2014 May Not Suck

As we are all aware, there’s a new, American-made Godzilla film coming in 2014. For a long time I thought “Eeeeew more American Godzilla WTF.” but the new trailer that was just released today made me waver. We see soldiers parachuting with flares,...

That South Doesn’t Live Here Anymore

At some point, certain television shows become signifiers of your age. It just kind of happens. Today’s “Breaking Bad” becomes tomorrow’s “Murder She Wrote” or “Lawrence Welk Show”: a thing to be enjoyed ironically, if at all, and most probably relegated to the realm...