slay the spire

Slay The Spire, Like Every Other Game, Is Perfect For Switch

Slay The Spire, Like Every Other Game, Is Perfect For Switch

On Thursday, Slay the Spire finally arrives on Nintendo Switch, completing its slow creep from Early Access PC hit to finished, widely-available gem. I’ve spent the last couple of days with the Switch version, and it’s incredibly exciting that more people than ever will finally get to play it.

Live, Die, Upgrade, Repeat: The Modern Roguelike

Live, Die, Upgrade, Repeat: The Modern Roguelike

When most games today focus on streamlined experiences that promote steady progress, there’s something almost anachronistic about the roguelike, with its constant restarts and uneven level design. And yet it’s in this environment that the formula has blossomed and spread into countless different genres, precisely because of those factors. With…