Chris Suellentrop
Chris Suellentrop

Chris Suellentrop, a former Slate staffer, is a host of the podcast Shall We Play a Game?

Gaming
Oct. 26 2017 9:01 AMSuper Mario Odyssey Embraces the Essential Weirdness of MarioThe new game for Nintendo Switch is not as groundbreaking as Super Mario Bros. or Mario 64, but it still equals and sometimes surpasses them.
Gaming
Dec. 15 2015 5:57 AMBattlefront Embraces the Dark SideIs this the end of the golden age of Star Wars video games?
Gaming
Dec. 30 2014 1:02 PMVideo Game Club 2014Entry 5: E-sports vs. e-arts, and why I’ve never even played League of Legends.
Technology
Dec. 15 2011 11:46 AMThe Gaming ClubModern Warfare 3 feels both rote and tasteless.
Technology
Dec. 13 2011 6:49 AMThe Gaming ClubWhy I loved a bizarre Japanese game called El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron.
Gaming
March 31 2011 5:47 PMThis Is the Future of Gaming?Why Nintendo's 3DS is a huge disappointment.
Gaming
Dec. 15 2010 11:34 AMWill the Kinect Make Gamers Even More Narcissistic?
Gaming
June 2 2010 5:49 PMA Fistful of ControllerRockstar's fantastic new Western Red Dead Redemption is even better than Grand Theft Auto.
Technology
Dec. 17 2009 11:12 AMWhat Will Video Games Be Like in 2019?
Technology
Dec. 16 2009 10:55 AMThe Two Games in 2009 that Affected Me Emotionally
Explainer
Nov. 6 2009 3:29 PMWhat Does "Stable" Condition Mean?How can someone be "critical but stable"?
Gaming
Feb. 25 2009 5:49 PMIn BloomFlower is the only video game I've played that made me feel relaxed, peaceful, and happy.
Gaming
Dec. 10 2008 6:50 AMThe Triple-F Dilemma: Fable II, Fallout 3, or Far Cry 2?
Recycled
Dec. 4 2008 11:39 AMDoes Truth Serum Work?Or is it all lies?
Gaming
Dec. 13 2007 2:32 PMWhy the Wii Hasn't Lived Up to Its Potential. Plus, the Gaming Club's Annie Hall Moment!
Gaming
Oct. 14 2016 9:32 AMWho Says Games Need to Be Fair?They don’t—and that’s why Zach Gage’s Really Bad Chess, featuring randomly placed pieces, is so illuminating.
Gaming
Jan. 5 2015 11:59 AMVideo Game Club 2014Entry 9: One of my favorite video games of 2014 doesn’t even have any video—you don’t even need a screen.
Gaming
Dec. 28 2014 8:45 PMVideo Game Club 2014Entry 1: The best video game of the year? A heartbreaking downloadable bonus chapter for a zombie shooter.
Technology
Dec. 14 2011 11:25 AMThe Gaming ClubI thought Portal 2 would turn my wife into a gamer. I was wrong.
Gaming
May 9 2011 3:37 PMA Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the First-Person ShooterPortal 2, the rare video game that will make you laugh out loud.
Gaming
Dec. 16 2010 1:04 PMI Want More Games Like Red Dead Redemption, Metro 2033, Enslaved, and BioShock 2
Gaming
Dec. 14 2010 10:08 AMRed Dead Redemption Is the Game of the Year
Gaming
Feb. 23 2010 10:01 AMBioShock 2The rare video-game sequel that builds on the original (and not just by adding better guns).
Technology
Dec. 16 2009 7:08 AMWhy Video Games Shouldn't Let You Be Yourself
Technology
Nov. 16 2009 3:41 PMThis War Is HellCall of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 made me feel terrible about myself, and I loved it.
Gaming
May 26 2009 6:53 AMThe Slow Video Game MovementThe Path asks gamers to stop shooting and start soaking in their surroundings.
Gaming
Dec. 11 2008 11:20 AMPining for a Game That Doesn't Yet Exist
Gaming
Dec. 9 2008 7:22 AMIs 2008 Really the Best Year Ever for Video Games?
Recycled
Sept. 9 2008 3:01 PMKim Jong, Ill?North Korea's international man of mystery may be sick.
Gaming
Dec. 12 2007 7:46 AMWhat "the Citizen Kane of Video Games" Really Means

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