Tag Archives: Sword & Sworcery

Music from my commute home from work

Would have posted this last night, but I got distracted watching a bunch of Drunk History on CraveTV with the missus.

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Celebrate the 5-year anniversary of my favorite iOS game EVER with with this retrospective article from Verge.com

I embarassingly left this in the blog’s drafts folder only to be left until today, when I felt shame and betrayal for failing to celebrate my favorite game of the last several years.  It’s modest, it’s powerful, utterly magical.  The … Continue reading

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Anita Sarkeesian take on the protagonist from “Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP” is an apt one.

“…gives us a female protagonist, and encourages us to see her as a hero first and foremost, one who just happens to be a woman.”  An excellent take on what will forever be one of my favorite indie games ever.

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Polaris Prize 2012 long list revealed

I’m not gonna lie to you Marge, I recognize about maybe seven people on this list.  Jim Guthrie and Colin Stetson’s apocalyptic bass saxophone perhaps being top on my list of hopeful winners.  Guthrie makes a mean soundtrack (Check out his Sword & Sworcery … Continue reading

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Gamey Enthusiasm

Oh my gawd you guys, have I told you how much I love this game? Superbrothers‘ “Sword & Sworcery” is an intense-yet-modest RPG for the iPhone of all things, modeled with graphics as equally old-school as the hearts that created … Continue reading

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