Can/Should you Stop the Hype Train?
The “hype train” is full steam ahead with Avengers: Infinity War. We see it take off in gaming all the time; should we board it? Avoid it? Friday’s Intelligame Radio discusses the impact of hype, then discusses how a bad name can leave a bad taste on an esports event.
Streaming Dating Games Tonight with PeachyAenne!
Dating sims are experiencing a resurgence, and tonight we’re delving into a couple new ones. Join us at 8:00p Pacific on Twitch as PeachyAenne, writer for the upcoming game Arcade Spirits, joins the stream for a demo. After that, Josh and Aenne check out the newly-released Monster Prom.
Eternal Kings infuses a collectible card game into classic chess
A new board game on Kickstarter remixes chess by blending in elements of collectible card games like Magic: The Gathering. It feels both new and familiar, though it likely won’t convert people who don’t like chess or gritty, Lord of the Rings-style fantasy.
I’m excited for Monster Hunter World because my friends are. That’s okay.
I’ve been excited about Monster Hunter World for weeks now, but it’s not because I have an attachment to the franchise. I’m looking forward to the chance to band together with friends and tackle problems together.
Explore and Discuss Never Alone with the IG Game Club on Jan 30th
It’s a new year and a new chance for us to Intelligame together. We start with Never Alone, a game diving deep into the culture of the Iñupiat, a group of Alaskan Native people. Our live discussion is Jan 30th, and you’re invited to join in.
Editor’s Note: On Patreon’s Changes and Intelligame’s Resources
Intelligame receives funding from the community via Patreon, but recently the platform made some changes. Let’s talk about those changes and IG’s future.