Play Archive

Criteria first, judgment second

Any review should always hold forth a set of criteria before weighing in. Otherwise, how can anyone know what the preferences or even prejudices of the reviewer are? For the record, here are (most of) mine: Strategy

Reflection: “End War” (from Ubisoft)

End War, from Ubisoft Shanghai, stands out for me as an excellent example of strategic and tactical game play and appropriate technology. Sadly, it has always seemed to me to get short shrift in reviews and consideration.

Reaction: Barking Up The Wrong Tree, Monetarily

Why would Nick Edwards waste the ink? While we thankfully don’t really need to worry about the question of whether or not Romney would have named China a “currency manipulator” on day one, one has to still