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The Sims: Baudrillard and Simulacra | The Gaming Philosopher

Patreon ► https://www.patreon.com/lousreviews Twitter ► https://twitter.com/lousreviewblog Sponsor ► https://thattechshop.com/ (LOUSREVIEWS20 = 20% OFF) Welcome back to the Gaming Philosopher! As always, corrections are very welcome in the comments below! Please tell us if you think we missed the mark on anything. This week, we take a look at one of the most popular game series Read more about The Sims: Baudrillard and Simulacra | The Gaming Philosopher[…]

The Way of the Passive Fist – The Art of War & Chinese Philosophy

Welcome to The Gaming Philosopher. This is the first episode of a brand new series in which we explore how philosophical ideas are communicated through video games. Today, we’re riding an easterly wind as we explore how ancient Chinese Philosophy flows strong through this new side-scrolling brawler, The Way of the Passive Fist.. Passive Fist? Read more about The Way of the Passive Fist – The Art of War & Chinese Philosophy[…]

The RuPaul Re-Cap: What a Drag

Welcome to The RuPaul Re-cap, a weekly series where I will be discussing the newest episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race. All-Stars 3 is finally here, and I will be choosing 3 topics to discuss. A SPOILER WARNING is in effect… All Stars 3 can best be summed up by the fact that I didn’t watch the finale Read more about The RuPaul Re-Cap: What a Drag[…]

5 Reasons Why Into the Breach is Brilliant – Indie Curator

Into the Breach is a turn-based strategy game with roguelike elements, and it’s the sophomore effort from indie developer Subset Games – the creators of FTL: Faster Than Light. Everyone and their mothers are talking about and reviewing this game right now as it’s been a top seller on Steam since it launched on February Read more about 5 Reasons Why Into the Breach is Brilliant – Indie Curator[…]

The RuPaul Re-Cap: Twists That Don’t Surprise

Welcome to The RuPaul Re-cap, a weekly series where I will be discussing the newest episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race. All-Stars 3 is finally here, and I will be choosing 3 topics to discuss. A SPOILER WARNING is in effect… Allow me to begin by stating that this season has been one of the weakest in the Read more about The RuPaul Re-Cap: Twists That Don’t Surprise[…]

Slasher’s Keep – Indie Curator

Slasher’s Keep is a first-person roguelike with melee combat as it’s main draw, and it’s the first commercial effort from solo indie developer Damian Schloter. It hit Steam Early Access in February. Allow me to show you why it’s worth your time, in this episode of Indie Curator.

The RuPaul Re-Cap: Dragging out the Drama

Welcome to The RuPaul Re-cap, a weekly series where I will be discussing the newest episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race. All-Stars 3 is finally here, and I will be choosing 3 topics to discuss. A SPOILER WARNING is in effect… This episode brought the drama in an otherwise average season. I have the nasty habit Read more about The RuPaul Re-Cap: Dragging out the Drama[…]