‘Dream Daddy’

‘Dream Daddy’

Chris Suellentrop and guest critic Laura Hudson–a contributor to Wired, Slate, The New York Times, and more–talk about “Dream Daddy,” the dad-dating sim that hit No. 1 on Steam. 

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Giant Sparrow creative director Ian Dallas on “What Remains of Edith Finch”

SHOW NOTES:

Laura Hudson’s Wired review of “Dream Daddy”

“The Daddening of Video Games” by Stephen Totilo

 

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‘Tacoma’

‘Tacoma’

Chris Suellentrop and guest critic Chris Plante–now the culture editor of The Verge, soon to be executive editor of Polygon–talk about “Tacoma,” Fullbright’s follow-up to “Gone Home.” No spoilers! We’ll save those for when JJ returns next week.

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JJ on “Tacoma”

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Even More ‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’

Even More ‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’

Two divine beasts down, two more to go. Could we play this game forever? Also, some E3 ranting.

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In August: “Tacoma” and the end of “Zelda”

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More ‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’

More ‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’

Is the new “Zelda” being graded on a curve? Or is JJ playing it wrong? Can you even play it wrong? Does it matter that there isn’t much of a story? Will Chris ever stop bringing up “Horizon: Zero Dawn”?

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Even more “The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild”

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‘Zelda’ on Switch & the End of ‘Prey’

‘Zelda’ on Switch & the End of ‘Prey’

At last, we have new Nintendo consoles. Our playthrough of “Breath of the Wild” begins, followed by a spoilercast on the end of Arkane’s “Prey.”

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More “The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild”

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