Category Archives: Writing

Wading Through Perdido Street Station

I started reading China Mieville’s novel Perdido Street Station this month, and I’ve found it tough going. The writing is dense and disgusting, purposefully so. The world he’s created is a sort of steampunk Victorian dystopia. Part Diamond Age, part coroner’s textbook. He does a thorough job of painting a clear picture, but it’s a […]

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After the Riots

As my body is fond of reminding me today, I was at the 2010 Electronic Entertainment Expo all last week coordinating IGN’s feature coverage, writing articles, producing press conference liveblogs, attending after-hours events, networking, seeing game demos and marshaling our Best of Show awards. The days comprising E3 are some of the most brutal on […]

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