r/VideoGameAnalysis

7k subscribers


For all things related to critical analysis of video games. Feel free to post links to Youtube or any other site with an in-depth look at a particular game, series, genre, or even a basic element of all gaming (for example, RNG, level design, player flow, etc). Video is the preferred format, but text and audio are fine too! Share videos that provide new insight or a close-up look at anything gaming-related!
https://reddit.com/r/VideoGameAnalysis/
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r/gamedesign
77k  subs
For topics related to the design of games for interactive entertainment systems - video games, board games, tabletop RPGs, or any other type. /r/GameDesign is not a subreddit about general game development, nor is it a programming subreddit. This is a place to talk about Game Design and what it entails. Use this community to network, discuss crafting rulesets and general game design, and share game design tips with other game designers. Designers of all experience levels are welcome!
https://reddit.com/r/gamedesign/
r/ludology
16k  subs
For the serious discussion and analysis of games played on a computer, board, field or any other interactive media.
https://reddit.com/r/ludology/
r/truegaming
499k  subs
/r/truegaming is a subreddit dedicated to meaningful, insightful, and high-quality discussion on all topics gaming.
https://reddit.com/r/truegaming/
*Header Image by /u/clarque_ * /r/Gaming4Gamers is an attempt to create a different gaming subreddit. By creating a middle ground between the purely-for-fun subreddits and the more serious ones, we aim to build a community based on open-minded discussions, camaraderie above competition, and a shared love of video games.
https://reddit.com/r/Gaming4Gamers/
r/videoessay
15k  subs
A hub for video essays, super cuts, and other videos critically observing media texts.
https://reddit.com/r/videoessay/
r/gamedev
351k  subs
All things related to game development, programming, math, art, music, business, and marketing.
https://reddit.com/r/gamedev/
r/Cynicalbrit
58k  subs
/r/CynicalBrit is an unofficial community dedicated to the discussion of TotalBiscuit's content and other things involving Totalbiscuit.
https://reddit.com/r/Cynicalbrit/
r/Games
2m  subs
The goal of /r/Games is to provide a place for informative and interesting gaming content and discussions. Submissions should be for the purpose of informing or initiating a discussion, not just with the goal of entertaining viewers. Memes, comics, funny screenshots, arts-and-crafts, etc. will be removed.
https://reddit.com/r/Games/
r/IndieGaming
168k  subs
We love indie games, you should too!
https://reddit.com/r/IndieGaming/
r/indiegames
37k  subs
Reddit for everything related to Indie Games
https://reddit.com/r/indiegames/
r/gamemusic
73k  subs
The subreddit for video game music, new and old. Submit or listen to your favorite song, songs, or a playlist. If you get nostalgic over old retro videogame music, check us out!
https://reddit.com/r/gamemusic/
r/gamereviews
6k  subs
GameReviews is a subreddit dedicated to video game reviews of all platforms and genres, written or directed by the average gamer. Feel free to submit your own reviews.
https://reddit.com/r/gamereviews/
r/letsplay
55k  subs
A subreddit dedicated to creating Let's Plays, either liked by redditors or made by redditors! Let's Play: One or more people that record themselves playing video games through screenshots or captured video (Mostly the latter). If you go into this just to fit yourself in with a certain demographic, you'll be throwing yourself in with mediocrity.
https://reddit.com/r/letsplay/
r/NewTubers
100k  subs
You're a YouTube Video Creator or Twitch Streamer? NewTubers is the Premiere "Small Content Creator" Community, created to allow up-and-coming channels to improve with resources, critiques, and cooperation among tens of thousands of peers! We teach you how to Start, Build, and Sustain your Content Career!
https://reddit.com/r/NewTubers/
r/metalgearsolid
138k  subs
The home for everything Metal Gear Solid on Reddit!
https://reddit.com/r/metalgearsolid/
r/darksouls
231k  subs
A community dedicated to Dark Souls I, game released for PC, PlayStation 3 and 4, Xbox 360/One, and Switch (Remastered).
https://reddit.com/r/darksouls/
r/Metroid
46k  subs
News, discussion and fan work about the iconic Metroid series from Nintendo.
https://reddit.com/r/Metroid/
r/GameDeals
653k  subs
A community for sharing and discussing game deals. Never pay full price again.
https://reddit.com/r/GameDeals/
The Official subreddit for discussion about the late games critic, media personality, and Cynical Brit that was John "TotalBiscuit" Bain.
https://reddit.com/r/cynicalbritofficial/
r/DarkSouls2
116k  subs
A community dedicated to everything about Dark Souls 2.
https://reddit.com/r/DarkSouls2/
r/rpg_gamers
57k  subs
RPG_Gamers is a subreddit for fans of all videogame RPGs from JRPGs (Final Fantasy, Dragon Quest), Western RPGs (Fallout, Baldur's Gate), action games with RPG elements (Diablo, League of Legends), and discussions related to them. Subreddit in general revolves around discussion of RPG videogames, recommendations for new games to try, news of upcoming RPGs, and reviews of recently released RPGs. Memes and other related filler content is not presently allowed.
https://reddit.com/r/rpg_gamers/
r/JRPG
65k  subs
A subreddit for Japanese Role Playing Games from past and present.
https://reddit.com/r/JRPG/
Posts about UI design, game engine physics, how components were made, and anything else regarding the real science of video games!
https://reddit.com/r/videogamescience/
r/mealtimevideos
476k  subs
You know when you sit down for a meal in front of the computer and you just need something new to watch for a bit while you eat? If you search /r/videos or other places, you'll find mostly short videos. But while you're eating, you don't want to be constantly fumbling around with the mouse, loading video after video. You just want to 𝐂𝐥𝐢𝐜𝐤 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐮𝐦𝐞.
https://reddit.com/r/mealtimevideos/
r/residentevil
89k  subs
A community for fans of the Capcom series, Resident Evil, (aka Biohazard in Japan).
https://reddit.com/r/residentevil/
r/patientgamers
292k  subs
The subreddit for patient gamers.
https://reddit.com/r/patientgamers/
r/gamernews
276k  subs
r/wiiu
567k  subs
Reddit's source for news, pictures, reviews, videos, community insight, & anything related to Nintendo's 8th-generation console, the Wii U.
https://reddit.com/r/wiiu/
r/TrueFilm
183k  subs
An in-depth discussion of film
https://reddit.com/r/TrueFilm/