Patrick Lenton

Patrick Lenton is the author of the book of short stories A Man Made Entirely of Bats (2015), the book of comedic essays Uncle Hercules and Other Lies (2019), and the full length short story collection Sexy Tales of Paleontology (2021). He is also the editor of the independent publication All The Heterosexual Nonsense, a newsletter which covers comedy, queer news and culture.

Narrative consequence in Baldur’s Gate 2: A game to play on repeat for 24 years

When I talk to people who love computer games, I feel much like I imagine Gandalf must have felt when hanging out in Hobbiton – amused by the hustle and bustle of their little lives, but at the same time feeling ancient and tired in comparison, reminded of my great and terrible task that separates me from them.

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