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Jess Conditt

Joystiq Streams: Picking a fight with Kinect Sports Rivals

Joystiq's Jess Conditt did not much care for Kinect Sports Rivals. "The biggest challenge in gameplay is often hassling with the Kinect," chided Jess in her two-star review, "Overall, the games themselves are insultingly simple. " Everything's worth a second look, though! In the ...

Joystiq Streams: Getting surreal with Jazzpunk

Its heady blend of bizarre humor, pop culture detritus, adventure and weird mini-games has entranced a number of players this month, Joystiq's own Jess Conditt among them. Jess will be streaming Jazzpunk on Joystiq's Twitch channel at 4PM EST. Anthony John Agnello will be hanging ...

Huffpost Live talks 'silver gamers' with our own Jess Conditt

Last night, our very own Jess Conditt appeared on an interesting Huffpost Live segment discussing older gamers and the stereotypes surrounding older individuals and their inability to work the doodads on the clicker – technology. And yet, some senior citizens are using video games to ...

Former Leap Motion exclusive Blue Estate heading to PS4, more platforms

" In our review of the Leap Motion version released last year, Jess Conditt gave Blue Estate two stars out of five. While Jess noted fans may enjoy a new way of experiencing the Image-published comic the game's based on, she said, "Blue Estate doesn't give its audience enough ...

Joystiq Tiny Streams: Delving deep into Dungeon of the Endless

Jess Conditt, Joystiq's Senior Reporter, dove into the alpha version of Dungeon of the Endless to give an early view of how Amplitude approaches a more terrestrial game of strategy. A more intimate experience than Endless Space, Dungeon is no less challenging than its predecessor while ...

WRUP: Team Rocket split

It's time to say goodbye to Jordan Mallory, Girls' Generation superfan and one half of Joystiq's Team Rocket with Jess Conditt. He leaves us to pursue artistic ventures, like continuing his exploration of beats and seeing the world beyond the daily non-fiction drama. Jordan, may a ...

Papers, Please, Gone Home, and more named finalists at the 11th Annual Games for Change Awards

Pope's game captured no small portion of Joystiq staff love, as Jess Conditt, Danny Cowan, and Xav de Matos all listed it on their Best of the Rest 2013 lists. Gone Home, The Fullbright Company's divisive debut, is also among the finalists for Best Gameplay thanks to how it frames a ...

WRUP: GDC 2014 incoming

Jess Conditt (@ JessConditt, Twitch ): Towerfall and Titanfall. Insert "falling in love" joke here...

Joystiq Streams: TowerFall creator Matt Thorson teaches Joystiq how to arch

Come 4PM EST on Thursday, March 13, Joystiq's own Jess Conditt ( @JessConditt ) will be streaming TowerFall: Ascension on the Joystiq Twitch channel. Creator Matt Thorson (@MattThorson) will join us to talk about the game. Anthony John Agnello (@ajohnagnello) will, as always, be hanging ...

Gone Home headed to consoles this year from Majesco's indie label

Gone Home placed at #6 in Joystiq's "Best of 2013" rankings, with our senior reporter Jess Conditt calling it "a deeply personal, moving story" and "a feat of subtlety and game storytelling. " ...

Four in February: Readers triumph over the Joystiq crew

) Xav de Matos, Jess Conditt, Anthony John Agnello, and others? Couldn't beat nary a one. That's okay, though! In fact, failure is just another form of success in Four in February. The point isn't to beat all four, but to encourage diversity in your game playing palette. We all love ...

WRUP: Be my Vincent Valentine

Jess Conditt (@ JessConditt, Twitch ): Jazzpunk! Also ... something from my Four in February. Probably. Mike Suszek (@ MikeSuszek, Twitch ): I'll be wrapping up Toukiden: The Age of Demons this weekend, which I've swapped in to my #4iF rotation. Two down, two to go! Richard Mitchell (@ ...

Time to get scared: Outlast next week, says PlayStation Blogcast

Outlast left us wanting to stop playing it over and over when it hit PC last year, with Joystiq's normally unflinching Jess Conditt saying, "Those moments when the stress of running and hiding and worrying about every single little sound become too much, and the paranoia eats away at ...

LocoCycle burns rubber toward Xbox 360, Steam on Valentine's Day

High-speed violent racing is obviously the game's aim, but as Jess Conditt points out, LocoCycle's gameplay, "even when it does get frantic, offers no strategy or challenge. " Despite our issues with LocoCycle, Twisted Pixel is soldiering on. Come February 14, LocoCycle will be available ...

Take a look at the first generation of Steam Machines

Our own Jess Conditt is on-hand at CES to check out Valve's Steam Machines – custom Linux-driven computers aimed at bringing Steam into the living room. While Gabe Newell's keynote this evening failed to provide any substantial news, we were at least able to check out some of the ...

Joystiq Streams: Over the river and through the woods to Borderlands 2 DLC we go

Our very own Richard Mitchell and Jess Conditt will be playing their way through Borderlands 2's latest DLC, How Marcus Saved Mercenary Day. Tune into the Joystiq Twitch page at 4p.m. EST for one hour of unadulterated vault hunting. We'll be hanging in the chat answering questions as we ...

WRUP: Food and games, games and food

Jess Conditt (@ JessConditt, Twitch ): I feel odd saying this, but ... Call of Duty: Ghosts local multiplayer with the boyfriend and roommates. What? WHAT? Don't look at me like that. Ludwig Kietzmann (@ LudwigK, Twitch ): I'm finally playing The Room. Wow. Such mystery. So puzzle. Mike ...

WRUP: VIDEO GAMES!

Jess Conditt (@ JessConditt, Twitch ): Not Lococycle. Ludwig Kietzmann (@ LudwigK, Twitch ): Can I just finish Super Mario 3D World? Please? Mike Suszek (@ MikeSuszek, Twitch ): FIFA 14 on PS4 all weekend long, except for my trip to the holy land of Lambeau Field to watch my ...

WRUP: 5 weeks until first round of console launches

Jess Conditt (@ JessConditt ): I'm babysitting my 2-year-old niece this weekend, so obviously we're going to play GTA 5 and Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs. Obviously. Jordan Mallory (@ Jordan_Mallory, Twitch ): Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F! Also I'll be streaming XCOM: Enemy Unknown on my ...

WRUP: Pokemon violin dubstep

Jess Conditt (@ JessConditt ): I'll be at IndieCade this weekend, playing some new, lovely games. Jordan Mallory (@ Jordan_Mallory ): ウワサの的だわ! タイトなヒップラインはまるで Cutest! Girls in! In the galaxy, galaxy oh! Mike Suszek (@ MikeSuszek ): Providing I can solve my installation and freezing ...

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