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Settling On Home: A song in the void

LTN writer Patrick Gann terraforms a kind-of-okay planet and talks about how settling has the abillity to catapult change.

Sekiro and the Fight of My Life

I am so tired. I’ve been fighting all night. My sword feels heavy and my reflexes have slowed. I run and leap around from rooftop to stairs to courtyards, pressing on towards my goal. I find myself inside a battle torn open area. There is a horseman blocking my progress. My sword clashes with spear […]

Writing Tickets and Solving Crimes in Beat Cop

Zach Carpenter takes a look at 80s cop drama inspired Beat Cop—a game about crimes, murder and not taking itself too seriously.

Reflections on Holy Week

Before Love Thy Nerd had a website, we were chomping at the bit to bring you thoughtful nerdy content. Here are our Holy Week reflections from 2018.

How Nostalgia Helps Us—And How it Hurts Us, Too

Joey takes a look at how nostalgia can add to our lives and benefit the films, games, and shows we love—and how it can likewise be a hindrance.

Testing Boundaries on the World Wide Web in Hypnospace Outlaw

Hypnospace Outlaw brought April-Lyn on a hilarious journey down memory lane. But not all of her memories were rosy.

Escaping As a Mouse Minstrel in Ghost of a Tale

Escaping a prison, building relationships, solving puzzles and playing music—Zach Carpenter explains how the mousy escapades of SeithCG's Ghost of a Tale has all of this and more wrapped in a visually breathtaking package.

SIE Santa Monica Studio Unveils Next Big Project: Rent-A-Kratos

SIE Santa Monica was able to use all their teraflops to bring Kratos to life and he is even more disappointed in you than your real Dad.

7 Games the Devil Uses to Get a Foothold in Your Life

Sure, Jesus loves games and all that, but here are 7 we think He'd think twice before endorsing.

The Ties That Bind in ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove

Whether in reality or digital worlds, cooperation is a powerful practice that creates spaces of emotional and social strength amidst uncertainty.