MINIGAME: How to Reboot a Franchise and Win GOTY

MINIGAME: How to Reboot a Franchise and Win GOTY

This year’s God of War and Tomb Raider titles were reboots of beloved franchises. One of them won Game of the Year, while the other was quickly forgotten. Michael explores why.

MINIGAME is a short essay series produced and hosted by Michael Farris (@farristhewheel). Each bite-sized episode dives into the themes or central ideas of our favorite games in 10 minutes or less.

ASSASSIN'S CREED: The Ones Who Came Before

ASSASSIN'S CREED: The Ones Who Came Before

ZELDA: Ganondorf's Struggle with Power and Evil

ZELDA: Ganondorf's Struggle with Power and Evil