Halo: Infinite Existential Multiplayer Boredom

RND/ An existential enquiry; in which players carefully consider the immense collective waste of time disturbingly large sections of humanity have spend grinding away at Halo – an All Amerikan militaristic science fiction media franchise managed and developed by 343 Industries and published by Xbox Game Studios: 3840 x 2160 .jpg, via Steam Community This … Read more

Denis Villeneuve’s Depthless, Boring Dune (2021): A Critique

RND/ To consider a critique of Dune (2021, Dir. Denis Villeneuve): – Quick capsule review; “One big, laughably embarrassing deadpan ‘Meh’. Blame Canada.” – To turn the usual toxic internet language around on itself, much like a worm that eats its own sad tale: ‘these fragments of critique are not for everyone.’ – Violently unmemorable, … Read more

Blocktober Gamedev Screenshots

RND/ To imagine a game called #Blocktober, in which largely untextured, ‘blocked out’ in progress levels are presented as ready to play: 3840 x 2160, 256 col .png, images via Twitter – In which you still see the exact same kinds of developmental (architectural) paradigms at work, and although in modern terms and methods are … Read more