Do Let’s Players hurt sales of adventure/narrative-driven games?

I got into an interesting discussion on Twitter last night -- which, frankly, I probably should have been more awake for. The debate was about how developer Atlus have effectively told Let's Players not to play their game (at least, not any more than the beginning of the game). The official explanation is that it's [...]

Does pre-ordering make sense in a digital world?

I landed myself in two strange discussions on Twitter recently. One of them concerned pre-orders of games. I don't usually pre-order games. I've only done it three times in recent memory: Grim Fandango Remastered, Shardlight and Day of the Tentacle Remastered. Like most people, I imagine, I have no problem waiting for a game to [...]