Author: CoreyT

Am I Really Lovin It?

                The McDonalds Video Game, created by Molleindustria, is a parody of the business practices of the corporate giant McDonalds. It is a part of the general class of “anti-advergames”, in which games are a satire of specific companies and their business practices. The game is a tycoon style business simulation and the…

The Battlefield of Our Collective Memory

Memory Reloaded: the downfall, created by Molleindustria, is a playable literature matching game that is based on memory. At first I thought that this game would be like many other matching games, but I became suspicious of the games  directions. It states that “history may be different from that which you remember”.    The game starts like other matching games, where the…

Who’s Side Are You On?

Strangely enough, “Airplay” by Barry Smylie is quite an interesting piece of electronic literature even though it barely utilizes words (unless it is explaining the directions). “Airplay” was published May 6, 2010, and is a series of games where the user is tasked by playing good and evil. The user does this by participating in competitions between God and the Devil.…