Category Archives: Game Auteurs

Videogame Auteurs: Will Wright

There are some games that resist explanation, eluding our impulse to define or categorise them. Obsession with genre is an affliction that the gaming world shares with pretty much every other art form around, and when a game or a … Continue reading

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Videogame Auteurs: Tim Schafer

It seems like I’ve been talking about screwball gaming mastermind Tim Schafer a lot recently, what with his Double Fine studio casually raising a million dollars in 24 hours for a new graphic adventure game. The unexpected success of touch … Continue reading

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You Always Bring The Weather With You

I’ve not really played a game like Heavy Rain before, and whether you take that as a good thing or a bad thing, it’s definitely an interesting experience. Despite a slightly shaky start (I kid you not, the objective of … Continue reading

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