The Ultimate “Experience” — Alex Talks

About Best Ofs This article is one of the “Best of Irrational Passions”, meaning it’s featured on our Best Of page. Along with it, we have both a full read-through of the article and a conversation about the article, the writing…

Mafia 3 Tells the Year’s Most Important Story

Mafia 3 hits a note we haven’t seen in games very much.

Batman The Telltale Series: Episode 2 Review

If you read my review for Telltale’s Batman Episode One, or listened to our spoilercast, or saw me on Twitter, or whatever: you know I liked it. It goes without saying. I wanted to try something different with the serialized reviews…

Editorial: Switch-Stepping to the Side

Time to face the facts: the Nintendo Switch may just not be for you.

IrrationalPod Ep. 299 with Blessing Adeoye

Blessing, game development, ExtraLife hype, and cool patrol.

Lost Oddities: The Game Where No One Scores

Got me doing things I’ll never do…  

The Turn in Mystery — Alex Talks

As a guy who has streamed out all of Dark Souls 1, 2, and 3 to their completion, I really wanted to pin down what made them special. What made them work, for me. It’s easy to jump to the, “oh…

The Monthly Passions Podcast: September 2016
The Monthly Passions Podcast is back! In this September Issue, Jarrett (@Jarrettjawn) and OKBeast's Blessing Adeoye (@Blessingjr) decipher Bioshock Infinite in the wake of the launch of The Bioshock Collection. For more of Blessing Adeoye, visit OKBeast. Like! Share! Subscribe!…
IrrationalPod Ep. 298

No time. All Destiny.

The Art of the Video Game: Theatre

In a continuation of his art series, Theatre takes center stage.

Deus Ex Mankind Divided Review

December 2nd, 2015 was a terrible day. It was the day that 14 innocent lives were taken during a terrorist attack in San Bernardino, California. As an Arab-American Muslim I had the same reaction that any American would have. I…