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Zak Garriss and Chris Floyd Discuss Life is Strange: Before the Storm

The latest entry in the Life is Strange franchise is spearheaded by Deck Nine Games, a new developer to the franchise. In this interview, Lead Writer Zak Garriss and co-Game Director Chris Floyd talk shop about the new game and their creative process. More…

Hiveswap’s first act is a good-but-regular Kansas City Shuffle

Five years ago a Kickstarter for a “Homestuck Adventure Game” raised $2.5 million and had people asking: “What the hell is Homestuck?”

Except for me. I was deep into the world of this webcomic and ready to play.

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Can we learn from Destiny and patch “free speech?”

We patch games to balance the environment and prevent cheaters from exploiting the system. Why do some people seem so resistant to patching our real-world systems? More…

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Intelligame’s grown quickly over the past few months, and it can be hard to keep track of it all. Subscribe to our free, weekly Intelligame Recap newsletter, we’ll help keep track of it for you.  More…

Let’s Intelliplay: ABZÛ and Emily is Away from 5p-9p PST

Our next edition of Let’s Intelliplay is more peaceful and cerebral than last week. Let’s explore the underwater depths in ABZÛ, and revisit the era of AOL Instant Messenger in Emily is Away.

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Meatballs, Sea Shanties, Demons: A Chat with Lucy Bellwood

Today we talk with Lucy Bellwood, a Portland-based Adventure Cartoonist on Intelligame Radio. A full-time illustrator, Lucy talks about how games provided her a gateway into art, battling personal demons, and boats in games. More…

LIVE: Let’s Intelliplay – Cole Phelps’ Early Retirement

The moment’s arrived, folks: this week’s edition of Let’s Intelliplay! We’re playing Rockstar Games’ L.A. Noire for the last time for Let’s Intelliplay. 

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Let’s Intelliplay: Why we’re wrapping L.A. Noire

If a game feels inherently problematic, is it best to move on from it to another game, or finish it and call out its flaws? We’re voting the former this time. More…

Happy Fourth of July, Intelligamers.

This Fourth of July provides a chance to appreciate friends, family, and good memories for a moment, even with the current political climate. More…

Destiny is less “Become Legend” and more “Make Myths”

With Destiny 2 on the way, FreezeRay Poetry Editor Mikkel Snyder thinks back on his time with Destiny 1. Starting off as a hobby, the game’s allowed him to make his own myths, along with some of his closest friends. More…