Videogames are not just about high scores and violence. They can be quiet, weird, beautiful experiences that challenge what we think a game might be. Well, they might also be about getting a high score by humping dogs in a dog park. Brandon will look back on the games of 2016 that stood above the rest and describe what made them special.
Brandon Boyer is a professional appreciator of videogames. In addition to showcasing beautiful games at his website VenusPatrol.com, he is co-founder of Austin’s independent game collective JUEGOS RANCHEROS and is a driving force behind events like HORIZON and Fantastic Arcade. Brandon is the Tony Robbins of videogames. His likeness has been in more games than Mario. He wears all the hats all the time.