Things I Enjoyed Reading

Animal Crossing, SimCity, and the Long History of City Planning in Games

Can science fiction map a positive future?

First as Farce, Then as Tragedy: Chronicling Transactional Storytelling from Drakengard to NieR: Automata

My Neighbor Totoro dispels the myths of the Frozen generation

The beginning of history in 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim (contains spoilers)

The Last of Us 2 epitomizes one of gaming’s longest debates

Will the millennial aesthetic ever end?

Also some manga!