Aesthetic Critique Of Video games

Critical but casual approaches to current, past, and future video games six times a week. In addition, guests will periodically share their own aesthetic and personal experiences with games in conversation! Subscribe to our Patreon at if you'd like to hear special patron-only bonus episodes!

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Episode 38: "This is the formula for turning games into a class issue" with Ed Zitron


We welcome Ed Zitron (@edzitron) on the show to talk to us about the need for more good single player games as well as what the risk of gacha-inspired games like Epic Studios' recent Fortnite might mean for the evolution of gaming at large. We burn all kinds of bridges, you won't want to miss it.

As always, check out the patreon at -- this week will be a solo bonus episode from me! And head over to if you'd like to see what else I've been up to and how you might support it. for tips.

Music this week is "Apocalypsis Noctis" from the Final Fantasy XV OST, composed by Yoko Shimomura and "Llama Attack" from the Fortnite OST, composed by Rom di Prisco.



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