Feminism, Space Exploration, and Lana del Rey

Just before the release of her new album, Ultraviolence, Lana del Rey came under fire for an interview she did with FADER Magazine. In the interview, del Rey claims to not be a feminist by stating, “For me, the issue of feminism is just not an interesting concept…I’m more interested in, you know, SpaceX and Tesla, what’s going to happen with our intergalactic possibilities.” She then, like many other female

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Ancient Space Review

When two of my favorite things combine into one neat package it is impossible to overlook how awesome it could be. Real Time Strategy games that take place in the near-vacuum of space have been done a few times in the past, and more often than not have interesting ways of dealing with the three-dimensional environment. Published by Paradox Interactive, CreativeForge Games’ Ancient Space is both similar and different which offers

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Space Engineers is a sandbox game developed by Keen Software House with a focus on construction and maintenance of space stations and ships.  The game is currently in Early Access on Steam, and very playable for a cool $15. We were able to borrow Keen SWH CEO Marek Rosa for a brief Q&A about the current state of the game and where they would like to see it progress. CultureMass:

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Guilt Pile Podcast EP17 – Spooky Saves and Ghastly Games

The Guilt Pile Podcast is a weekly discussion formed around our seemingly endless backlog of video games that expands with each new release. We know we aren’t the only ones who have many games piled up, begging to be played. We hope to stimulate some desire in tackling this (nearly) impossible task while we talk about games and industry topics both new and old. This week we change up the

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