Author Archives: Nelson

About Nelson

Writer, amateur #gamedev, and Founder o' Video Games and the Bible. My interviews bring the boys to the yard. Featured from Kotaku to Rock Paper Shotgun. Dropsy.

All Hail The Spider God Postmortem/Lessons

Hello! Nelson of Video Games and the Bible, here. I made a free, eerie interactive fiction adventure titled All Hail The Spider God. If you’re an aspiring Christian game developer, or simply wondering why I’d make something outside of the … Continue reading

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New Video: Captain Forever Remix

Captain Forever Remix* is a 90’s-tinged roguelike spaceship builder, where you attempt to stop your brother King Kevin from taking over the Milky Way. It’s rad, man. And in all seriousness, the game’s combination of Saturday morning cartoon sensibilities and … Continue reading

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Beyond Rated-M: Finding Comedy in Liyla and The Shadows of War

Liyla and The Shadows of War* is a roughly ten minute-long mobile platformer about a father attempting to keep his family alive in the midst of a warzone. To be honest, it’s a short story that could have worked in … Continue reading

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Brigador: Indie Cyberpunk Syndicate Neon Badger of Awesome

I just got the chance to play newly-launched tactical cyberpunk action game, Brigador*. Featuring a stellar 80’s-synth soundtrack, fully destructible environments, and insane amounts of replay value, I was more than impressed. — BUY BRIGADOR (PC–STEAM) *Brigador was received for review/coverage. See … Continue reading

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Beyond Rated-M: How The Wolf Among Us Makes You Bigby

Hi! Nelson here. As you might have seen already, I’m stepping back from game journalism to focus on making stories and games of my own. During this time, I’m looking for work, as well as catching up on games and movies that … Continue reading

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Beyond Rated-M: A HITMAN for Everyone

Developers IO Interactive use a streamlined UI, refined mechanics, and options for increased guidance to make the newest HITMAN an experience anyone interested in the franchise can enjoy. Christian gamers will be pleased to know the new HITMAN* (at this point at … Continue reading

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Star Wars: X-Wing & Star Wars: Tie Fighter Streams

Thanks to GOG (whose Bundleopolis sale I covered in our stream of LucasArts FPS Outlaws), I played revolutionary flight simulators Star Wars: X-Wing* and Star Wars: Tie Fighter* for the first time. If you’re interested in the design, history, and … Continue reading

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