Batman, Bonhoeffer, and Respecting Authority

Batman Arkham Origins

“I feel weird fighting cops.” I’ve been thinking that a lot in the last few months while playing Batman: Arkham Origins. Since this game takes place early in the Dark Knight’s career, he’s yet to make any allies in his war on crime, let alone any in the Gotham City…

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TG Sessions #9 – Cheapness (I.e., You’re Not Special)


Download Link Subscribe via this iTunes Link! Zach and Nathan Marchand discuss: what is cheapness? How do we determine what’s fair and unfair in single-player and multiplayer games? We prattle on about Gameshark, Pokemon, Contra, Batman: Arkham Origins, Grand Theft Auto, lag switching, camping, spawn points, Call of Duty, Starcraft, Virtua…

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Podcast #62 – Games to Which You Return


Download So why do you play games you’ve played before? It’s strange, but people who play video games really like to replay games. Why do we do that? Nathan Marchand, Bryan Hall, and Zach talk about this, and more, including microphone problems, The Legend of Zelda, Hyrule Warriors, Ocarina of Time, Majora’s…

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