Try your hand at the hilariously bleak job market in this Earthbound-like game

Knuckle Sandwich is an upcoming RPG by Melbourne-based Andrew Brophy, and Tarantula is a sort of mini preview-episode that's full of chart and harm. Um, heart and charm!

Nintendo's Iwata aimed to 'satisfy people’s need to be happy'

The New Yorker's lovely postscript on Nintendo president Satoru Iwata gathers moving, thoughtful reflections on a man whose enthusiasm for game development and play mattered to so many.