The Week in Links #29
“Uncharted 2′s success may take us away from the potential that videogaming has twitching in its womb.” Best of 2009. But in which medium? Contains a few of my thoughts.
Power Glove + Arduino + Unity3D. Yowzers.
Mario vs. Bowser, inspired by Alan Moore. The league of extraordinary plumbers.
30 beautiful/ terrifying Christmas short. Let’s just hope this idea doesn’t get into THE WRONG HANDS.
Thing I’m gonna read in 2010. That Chabon endorsement on the front cover is the best endorsement ever.
15,740 self-proclaimed social media gurus on Twitter. You become one too if they touch you! Like zombies, but shit.
“We’re looking for a songwriter to create lyrics for a theme song to our next game” A job for the Doyouinverts?
Exhaustive breakdown of Pitchfork scoring in ’09.
DieHard Battery vs. Reggie Watts. This is an excellent advertisement:
Woah. This is the best chiptune I’ve heard. Simultaneously the soundtrack to the past AND the future.
Brandon Boyer’s list of games to look forward to in 2010 is useful and typically leftfield.
A Flash game. Superb execution.