Kirk, Maddy, and Jason grab their passports and get ready for a trip to Arztotska, the setting of Lucas Pope’s brilliant 2013 game Papers, Please, which just came out for phones. They talk about the game’s brilliant design, the moral questions it poses, and what it’s ultimately trying to say. Who would’ve thought that being a border inspector could be so fun?
About the show
Video games: They’re serious business! Except when they’re not serious at all. Each week on Triple Click, video game experts Kirk Hamilton, Maddy Myers, and Jason Schreier journey into the fascinating world of games. They’ll explore hot topics in video game news and culture, answer burning listener questions, debate the pros and cons of the biggest new games, and replay old classics together.