When life is stressful, I often turn to gaming. There's something comforting about it. In some cases, it's escapism to another world, a chance to leave your problems behind and be a hero in a fantastical land. Other times, it's a way to connect with others through online gaming or couch co-op. Sometimes it makes… Continue reading What I’m Playing This Month
What Are Your “Comfort Food” Games?
We all have those games, don't we? The ones we return to over and over again, on vacations and sick days and when we just need something warm and familiar -- maybe even comforting. A few months ago on the What's Good Games podcast (one of my favorites), the hosts discussed the idea of "comfort… Continue reading What Are Your “Comfort Food” Games?
6 Surprising Games for Fans of Netflix’s “The Witcher”
If you were obsessed with The Witcher on Netflix, the number one video game I recommend to you is The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. That's probably obvious. Both the Netflix show and CD Projekt's Witcher video game series follow the story of the hit fantasy novels by Polish author Andrzej Sapkowski. They center on the monster-slaying adventures of… Continue reading 6 Surprising Games for Fans of Netflix’s “The Witcher”