Queer politics in Korea might explain why Jaehee’s route in Mystic Messenge is all “gals being pals” and not an explicit romance. At least it isn’t toxic!
If you’ve ever wondered about how LARPing works, look no further: Annie Blitzen’s Finding Your Role series will guide you through the process!
What makes Hollow Knight beautiful is the ways we can look beyond it to see into our own experiences. There are story and thematic elements of that may miss a lot of its audience, but caught Summer Coff square in the chest. Spoilers within.
That Ōkami has gone so long without critiques of the misogynistic ways it treats its female characters speaks to Western gaming’s skewed views of Japan.
Joey and Melissa continue their adventures in Eco, discovering that it’s not all that hard to let power corrupt, even with the best of intentions.
In Jumin’s Route of Mystic Messenger, we see a vulnerable yet somewhat abusive side of Jumin that is rationalized away in the name of love.