Category Archives: Lunch Break Reading

In Defense of Explosions: The Importance of Mindless Games

Whenever you’re feeling hungry, chances are you’re craving a bit of good ol’ fashioned fast food rather than a fine dining experience. The same can be said for our gaming habits; a rich diet of Dear Esther and Journey needs to occasionally be supplemented by running around in Just Cause 2 or Saints Row the Third like a bull in a headless chicken candy store. Wes Hampton explores the need for a bit of mindless gaming every now and then.