The Roundup: The Circle Speaks

By Harry Rabinowitz Have you heard about our upcoming community event? It’ll be here in New York City at Barcade! Check it out on Facebook. Evan Narcisse and Tina Amini discuss the Batmobile, Batman, and Arkham Knight in a couch discussion. Matt Gerardi has been playing Spectra, a runner with simple gameplay but an evolving soundtrack…

The Insight: When the Rain Falls

by Jeremy Voss Rain clearly aspires to belong in that upper tier of arty, indie console gems (think Journey, Braid, this year’s excellent Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons).  The author explains why it doesn’t achieve its goal. I came to Rain not knowing very much about it beyond the trailer, which presented the PlayStation…