Alex Belzer's Blog
Alex Belzer works as a scripter-designer in NYC on an unnamed action RPG. In his spare time he plays Dark Souls.
"My Only Crime Is My Love For Absolute Chaos "
Puzzles in games can give great meaning to the game itself. Sometimes they are harbingers of nihilism, too.
Revisiting the unsettling, brilliant use of interactive narrative in Silent Hill: Shattered Memories.
A reaction to Niklas Akerbald's No More Sweden presentation on art and videogames.
Alex Belzer's Comments
[News - 05/08/2014 - 03:52]
Though--didn 't Amnesia have a ...
Though--didn 't Amnesia have a core gameplay loop The constant cycle between expending resources to create light to restore sanity but where the player is able to be spotted by a monster , to hiding in the shadows where sanity depletes but is safer from being spotted is kind of ...
[Blog - 08/20/2013 - 03:46]
Sorry things didn 't work ...
Sorry things didn 't work out. I loved 100 Rogues on iThing. Also, way to name the different sections of this post after the Metal Gear Solid 3 bosses :
[Blog - 06/25/2013 - 02:46]
@Kris, I believe you are ...
@Kris, I believe you are describing Dark Souls... r n r n while not technically an MMO, it 's design is about interacting with other to overcome the terror of being alone in the darkness...
[News - 12/21/2012 - 12:26]
In case anyone was interested ...
In case anyone was interested in a list of games so obscure most people probably have never heard of them, try: r n r nGoblet Grotto: http://gamejolt.com/games/rpg/goblet-grotto/10253/ r nBientot L 'ete: http://conte-des-contes.com/bientotlete/ r nProteus: http://www.visitproteus.com/ r nFoam: http://forums.tigsource.com/index.php topic 26526.0 r n r nAnd my personal GOTY: r n r ...
[News - 10/04/2012 - 04:11]
[News - 09/27/2012 - 04:42]
Very surprised you missed out ...
Very surprised you missed out on the Metal Gear games. Was that a conscious choice to avoid playing them You might find the original two Metal Gears MSX version interesting, as posing mostly digital choices. It wasn 't until later entries in the series introducing the camo-index system that the ...