Gaming Onus

A Journal Chronicling my Gaming Journeys



AGDQ 2019 Day 7: What to Watch

The Final Day of AGQQ 2019 is here! 😦


AGDQ 2019: What to Watch Day 5

At time of writing the total raised so far is nearing the $600,000 mark for this year's AGDQ. At this rate I'm predicting they will easily crush the record from last year, $2,295,190.66. That seems far off now, but when... Continue Reading →

Awesome Games Done Quick 2019

Time to call out sick from work...for a week Tomorrow marks the start of the annual week-long marathon of Awesome Games Done Quick! For those who don't know AGDQ is an event held by a passionate community of speedrunners who... Continue Reading →

Gaming Backlog 2018

Help. For the past three years my game backlog has gotten worse. I don't even know how to rationally approach the flood anymore. I know it's not just me either, gamers everywhere are drowning in a sea of great games... Continue Reading →

On Fiction: Narrative and Gaming

I discuss my thoughts on Easter eggs, narrative, and game design after reading an essay in the New York Times.

Game Backlog Part Deux

Here we are again, discussing my game backlog. It's gotten worse however. I have more new games from Christmas and elsewhere while still owning unopened games from the year before! So I went and checked the checklist of games I... Continue Reading →

Play Journal

So I've been wanting to get back into writing, and writing about games, but haven't known how for a long time now. With the news of the Miiverse no longer being supported on the new Nintendo Switch and a rekindled... Continue Reading →

Plague Inc. and Morality

I discovered Plague Inc. while interning at Games for Change. I downloaded it to my phone, created my bacteria "H1N10" (the bigger the number the more deadly right?), and cleverly guided it through its genetic mutations while it infected and killed millions... Continue Reading →

Where I jumped aboard the E3 2014 Hype Train and got back into gaming. God bless E3 and all the game-obsessed souls on the internet for becoming crazed and rabid by it all. After weeks of not really playing games and... Continue Reading →

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