Thoughtful and noteworthy links to awesome videogame "essay" kind of content .🎮
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awesome-game-essays 🎮

Thoughtful and noteworthy links to awesome videogame "essay" kind of content. This repo is still WIP, feel free to submit an issue or submit a pull-request.


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Video channels

  • gamedenker - explores how ideas and concepts in many other domains like philosophy and art that can be implemented in video games.

  • Farlands - provides analysis of the inner workings of games and video game design.

  • GameMakersToolkit - interesting videos on game design.

  • 2kliksphilip - reviews and analysis videos related to videogames, gaming hardware and other. Also has a channel (3kliksphilip) dedicated to Counter Strike related analysis and a more personal channel (kliksphilip) where you can find analysis of his life producing content on the other two channels.

  • UpIsNotJump - does analysis games videos with a comedic approach.

  • Raycevick - does lengthy and deep games analysis videos.

  • Super Bunnyhop - does "pseudo-journalistic" content about video games.

  • BetterThanHunson - does reviews and critiques on games, with an entertaining approach.

  • LGR - does weekly coverage of retro tech, retro and new PC games, and more (Classic computer gaming, Oddware, thrifting, Tech Tales, Sims, ...).

  • LowSpecGamer - dedicates to budget gaming and low graphics analysis, from pushing entry-level and old hardware to its limits to forcing the lowest graphics on modern games by all means possible.

  • Jim Sterling - a game critic and raconteur, he runs The Jimquisition as a crowdfunded video series, podcast, and game review site.

  • YongYea - game news, but also some interesting games review and analysis videos.

  • Brackeys - game development tutorials on everything from Unity and programming to game design.

  • Ahoy - does lengthy and insightful gaming related analysis videos.

  • Crowbcat - informative/experimental analysis or discussion videos about videogames.

  • videogamedunkey - comedic (and insightful) essays about videogames.

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Noteworthy videos

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Interesting articles

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