moliston has written 2 posts for Overthinking Games

The Binding of Isaac

Mike —  I’ve noticed of late that I’ve devoted more than a few spare cycles of mental processing power to contemplating the increasing prevalence of the adjective “random” peppering our language. Of what is this trend the linguistic harbinger of? That in the throes of our reactions and non-reactions to the complexities and absurdities of the … Continue reading

Dawn of Tool-Time

Originally posted on L.M. Sacasas:
It is sometimes suggested that human beings may be characterized as tool-using animals. Some, for example Katherine Hayles, have alternatively ventured to define human beings as meaning-making animals: “… the primary purpose of narrative is to search for meaning, making narrative an essential technology for human beings, who can…