Errant Signal

errantsignal

Errant Signal (Christopher Franklin) is one of the most in-depth game analysts out there, mostly tackling individual games on a super-deep level, and bringing out broader concepts of game design through them. If you have any interest in games analysis, his videos are an absolute must.

Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/user/Campster/videos

Website: http://www.errantsignal.com/blog/

[+++ = Must-see. ++ = See if you’re into the medium. + = See if you’re into the subject/analyst.]
[Organized in reverse-chronological order. Only includes posts I’ve seen.]

Videos

Video Game Analysis

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Errant Signal – Disney Infinity (+)

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Errant Signal – Gone Home (+)

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Errant Signal – The Last of Us (++)

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Errant Signal – Sleeping Dogs (+++)

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Errant Signal – Peak Star Wars (+)

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Errant Signal – Bioshock Infinite (++)

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Errant Signal – Tomb Raider (++)

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Errant Signal – That’s No Game… (+)

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Errant Signal – Tony Hawk (++)

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Errant Signal – Hotline Miami (++)

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Errant Signal – Little Inferno (++)

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Errant Signal – Dishonored (++)

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Errant Signal – Photorealism (++)

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Errant Signal Blips – Winstates (+)

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Errant Signal – Spec Ops: The Line (++)

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Errant Signal – An Aimless Diatribe On Fun (+)

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Errant Signal – Max Payne 3 (++)

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Errant Signal – Sonic and Speed (++)

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Errant Signal / HyperBitHero – Resident Evil 5 (+)

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Errant Signal – Violence In Games (+++)

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Errant Signal – Doom (+)

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Errant Signal – Kinaesthetics (+++)

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Errant Signal – Grand Theft Auto IV (+++)

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Errant Signal – Mirror’s Edge (+)

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Errant Signal – Bastion (+)

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Errant Signal: Far Cry 2 (+)

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Errant Signal: Deus Ex Invisible War (+)

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Errant Signal: Deus Ex Human Revolution (+)

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Errant Signal: Half-Life (++)

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Video Game Analysis

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Ludonarrative Dissonance and Game Vocabulary Criticism (++)

No But Seriously, Why Am I Not On TV? (++)

A Tale Of Two Indie Communities (++)

On Linearity and Content and Half-Life 2 (+)

Game Journalism Is Failing Us (++)

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Other Analysis

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Not Videogames: Theme Parks And Haunted Houses (++)

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