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The Choice Quantic Dream Did NOT Pick in Detroit: Become Human

Detroit: Become Human feels like “enough” in many ways. But despite the impressively branching narrative and beautiful motion capture, the game rings hollow. A lack of diverse creators involved in the project seems to keep the game’s narrative from moving beyond tropes and “Resistance 101.”


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Make that small community! | Intelligame Radio

The channel of a million followers begins with a single step…those likely weren’t the original words, but the point still stands. Josh talks upcoming events and starting small communities in this episode of Intelligame Radio.

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Let’s Play as More Families in Video Games

We have plenty of opportunities in games to venture off and conquer unknown lands…but we frequently have to leave our homes and families to do so. Do we always need to abandon home to quest and grow? More…

How PAX East 2018 Got Inclusion Right

Attending events alone can invoke that dreaded feeling of FOMO – Fear of Missing Out. With the Penny Arcade Expo West (PAX West) recently announced and selling out, my experience of PAX East 2018 has been on my mind. How did the general vibe and environment feel to an introvert such as myself?

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Can/Should you Stop the Hype Train?

The “hype train” is full steam ahead with Avengers: Infinity War. We see it take off in gaming all the time; should we board it? Avoid it? Friday’s Intelligame Radio discusses the impact of hype, then discusses how a bad name can leave a bad taste on an esports event.

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Streaming Dating Games Tonight with PeachyAenne!

Dating sims are experiencing a resurgence, and tonight we’re delving into a couple new ones. Join us at 8:00p Pacific on Twitch as PeachyAenne, writer for the upcoming game Arcade Spirits, joins the stream for a demo. After that, Josh and Aenne check out the newly-released Monster Prom. More…

Intelligame Radio Returns! Welcome to Season 2.

So many good websites out there have podcasts…and Intelligame is no exception. Get your podcast apps and subscription buttons ready, folks. More…

Eternal Kings infuses a collectible card game into classic chess

A new board game on Kickstarter┬áremixes chess by blending in elements of collectible card games like Magic: The Gathering. It feels both new and familiar, though it likely won’t convert people who don’t like chess or gritty, Lord of the Rings-style fantasy.


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I’m excited for Monster Hunter World because my friends are. That’s okay.

I’ve been excited about Monster Hunter World for weeks now, but it’s not because I have an attachment to the franchise. I’m looking forward to the chance to band together with friends and tackle problems together.


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Explore and Discuss Never Alone with the IG Game Club on Jan 30th

It’s a new year and a new chance for us to Intelligame together. We start with Never Alone, a game diving deep into the culture of the I├▒upiat, a group of Alaskan Native people. Our live discussion is Jan 30th, and you’re invited to join in. More…