Games

My First Time with Battle Royale in “Apex Legends”

I don't mean to be an antisocial gamer. But when it comes to my video game time, I've usually opted to spend hours alone, engaging in the meandering side quests and carefully-selected dialogue options of role-playing games. I like a good story. But in the past few years, I've taken up several co-op games with… Continue reading My First Time with Battle Royale in “Apex Legends”

TV

Bandersnatch Review: Brave but Boring?

I really wanted to like Netflix's choose-your-own-adventure experiment Bandersnatch. Part of the Black Mirror series -- which features standalone episodes exploring all kinds of futuristic ideas and dark themes -- Bandersnatch is about a programmer in the 1980's trying to create a video game based on his favorite choose-your-own-adventure novel. The cool thing is that the entire episode is a… Continue reading Bandersnatch Review: Brave but Boring?