The ingredients to Wordle’s success

The ingredients to Wordle’s success

Crossword? No. Word search? Try again. The hottest word game of 2022 is Wordle. And rightly so. In late January, Wordle was purchased by the New York Times from its creator, Josh Wardle, for a low 7-figure deal. Rumor has it that homeboy just wanted to make a fun word...
A hate letter to traditional publishing

A hate letter to traditional publishing

Okay, okay, the title is a little harsh. And clickbaity. I apologize for that. And this isn’t even written as a letter, either. So I apologize for that, too. The truth is, I don’t hate traditional publishing. I think it’s just fine, albeit fraught...
It’s 2021 and I finally beat Banjo-Kazooie

It’s 2021 and I finally beat Banjo-Kazooie

Banjo-Kazooie reentered my life when I bought an XBox Series S and signed up for Game Pass. I was tickled to see that a remastered version was available on the library, especially since I had the game as a kid but never managed to beat it. But now I’m 30 years...