Leigh Alexander

Leigh Alexander is editor-at-large at Gamasutra.

Gaming
Nov. 6 2013 10:59 AMSex MachinesA new game takes the human-gadget relationship to its logical extreme.
Technology
Dec. 17 2009 5:06 PMI Don't Mind Playing As a Hulking Space Marine; I'd Just Like Some Other Choices
Technology
Dec. 15 2009 1:28 PMI'm No Longer Certain About the Glorious Future of Video Games
Gaming
Sept. 23 2013 12:38 PMThe Tragedy of Grand Theft Auto VThe story of a rebel game that forgot how to be transgressive.
Technology
Dec. 16 2009 1:44 PMI Hope We Never Lose Track of How Good It Can Feel To Hold a Controller
Gaming
March 9 2009 12:14 PMAnd You Thought Grand Theft Auto Was BadShould the United States ban a Japanese "rape simulator" game?

TODAY IN SLATE

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How Facebook’s New Feature Could Come in Handy During a Disaster

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Sprawl, Decadence, and Environmental Ruin in Nevada

View From Chicago

You Should Be Able to Sell Your Kidney

Or at least trade it for something.

Space: The Next Generation

An All-Female Mission to Mars

As a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.

Terrorism, Immigration, and Ebola Are Combining Into a Supercluster of Anxiety

The Legal Loophole That Allows Microsoft to Seize Assets and Shut Down Companies

  News & Politics
Jurisprudence
Oct. 19 2014 1:05 PM Dawn Patrol Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s critically important 5 a.m. wake-up call on voting rights.
  Business
Business Insider
Oct. 19 2014 11:40 AM Pot-Infused Halloween Candy Is a Worry in Colorado
  Life
Outward
Oct. 17 2014 5:26 PM Judge Begrudgingly Strikes Down Wyoming’s Gay Marriage Ban
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 17 2014 4:23 PM A Former FBI Agent On Why It’s So Hard to Prosecute Gamergate Trolls
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Oct. 17 2014 1:33 PM What Happened at Slate This Week?  Senior editor David Haglund shares what intrigued him at the magazine. 
  Arts
Behold
Oct. 19 2014 4:33 PM Building Family Relationships in and out of Juvenile Detention Centers
  Technology
Future Tense
Oct. 17 2014 6:05 PM There Is No Better Use For Drones Than Star Wars Reenactments
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 20 2014 7:00 AM Gallery: The Red Planet and the Comet
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 16 2014 2:03 PM Oh What a Relief It Is How the rise of the bullpen has changed baseball.