This week on the podcast: analyzing Dark Souls and Silent Hill through the lens of a hypothetical mashup, plus PAX West 2021 reflections.
A point-by-point rebuttal of Tyler Cowen's article criticizing the ability of video games to have cultural value within a literary canon.
Join With a Terrible Fate for panels on horror storytelling and video game canons at PAX West 2021, September 3rd-5th.
In Seattle for PAX this weekend? Join us for two opportunities to analyze video-game storytelling!
Knights of the Old Republic established Star Wars as more than a film franchise. How has it impacted gaming over the years?
Donkey Kong 64 combined everything from banana-inspired controllers to rap. How did it impact the storytelling of video games?
Witches, rhyming, and one of gaming's first dynamic duos. Join us as we examine the legacy of Banjo-Kazooie.
Does Paper Mario qualify as one of the "Great Books" of gaming? Read on for an analysis of the conversation we started at PAX East 2018.
The Dragon Ball saga has been told and retold for decades. How did Xenoverse change the game?
Why develop a canon for video-game storytelling? Watch With a Terrible Fate discuss this at PAX East, along with a debate about Paper Mario.