The Circle Debate: Mass Effect: Andromeda

  Contributors/ace interns Donovan Floyd and Jeffrey Mizrahi are deep into playing Mass Effect: Andromeda. Donovan’s logged 40 hours thus far, Jeffrey, a little less. As they play, they’ll debate the high and low points of the game. Away we go! Donovan: I’ll start with the Mass Effect Andromeda’s gameplay -which I think is really fun.…

Launch Day: Our Nintendo Switch Mini-Documentary

It’s here! Nintendo’s new Switch console in now available for purchase around the world. Many seem thrilled, at least generally. To that end, here’s our Nintendo Switch video coverage. Victor Kalogiannis does a yeoman’s job shooting and editing video. And John Azzilonna holds court with thoughtful, scripted voiceover. Enjoy!    

The Insight: A Note On Mentoring

By Harold Goldberg Yesterday, Chris Byrd from the Washington Post and I went up to the DreamYard Project, the Bronx school where the New York Videogame Critics Circle mentors students. Like many of you, Chris and I were still stunned by the results of the election and we weren’t quite sure whether the kids would…