A Very 'Unofficial NRA Game' Uses Their Own Quotes to Shoot The Gun…

When it comes to the increasing scapegoating that says video games cause mass shootings, game-makers haven't had a whole lot to say in their chosen medium. Most video game companies and their representatives seem to be choosing to stay away from a debate in the court of public opinion, operating maybe on the principle … » 3/18/13 9:30pm 3/18/13 9:30pm

Something Fun Happens When a Developer Who Hates Sports Games Makes a…

It makes a weird sort of sense that Paolo Pedercini would hate on the modern era of sports games. The man behind the Molleeindustria catalog makes cutting anti-establishment games like Phone Story and Unmanned, experiences that put players in deeply exploitative and uncomfortable realities. But for his latest creative … » 12/13/12 9:30pm 12/13/12 9:30pm

From the Makers of the Wikileaks Video Game, Here's One About Killing…

No modern-day military practice comes under more fire than unmanned aerial vehicle attacks. Bombing by UAV gets called out as cowardly or as a morally indefensible method of waging combat. It's derisively been called video game warfare, a way of distancing the American public from the acts of violence done in their… » 2/15/12 5:00pm 2/15/12 5:00pm

Proceeds from Banned Foxconn iPhone Game Given to Foxconn Employee Who …

Molleindustria's critical protest game Phone Story was designed to achieve two ends: to raise consumer awareness of the conditions under which smartphones like the iPhone are produced, and to help serve as a fundraising tool. » 2/09/12 5:30pm 2/09/12 5:30pm

How To Get the Anti-iPhone Game (Hint: Get a Droid)

Molleindustria's anti-smartphone game Phone Story caused quite a stir yesterday when it was pulled from the Apple app store. The game, which presented a dark look at the costs of smartphone production, was only playable by the few who managed to snag a copy during the few hours that it was on the store. Though we did… » 9/14/11 2:40pm 9/14/11 2:40pm

See The Anti-iPhone Game That Apple Doesn't Want You To Play

Earlier today, we reported that Apple had pulled Molleindustria's iPhone game Phone Story from the app store. The game depicts four stages of the production of a smartphone, exposing the ugly truths of smartphone development with a frankness that is designed to make users uncomfortable. » 9/13/11 6:00pm 9/13/11 6:00pm

Every Day The Same Dream, An Unexpected Video Game Movie

Previously featured Flash game-like thing Every Day The Same Dream, a delightfully depressing drudgery simulator, spawns a fan-made film with a slightly different perspective. If you haven't already played Molleindustria's game, do so, then bum yourself out further by watching. » 6/03/10 5:40pm 6/03/10 5:40pm