The Gorkhon Archives

Analysis and Further Reading

Since Pathologic is such a dense work of fiction, it lends itself to alot of discussion and analysis. Here you can find plenty of different things people have written about it, as well as some outside readings to complement your engagement with the story.


Click the heading to be taken to the Essays main page. This page includes any analytical writings about Pathologic from academic sources or posts found on personal blogs (posted with permission).


This page contains links to current and archived articles found online or scanned from magazines, newspapers, etc. Topics range from analyses to interviews. Reviews aren't intended to be included here, but if any seem to pique my interest you will find them here.

Further reading

On this page are some direct downloads to written material that can help one better understand some of the game's themes, as well as some materials that directly inspired/are recommended by the fine folks who worked on Pathologic.