It explores the consequences of what could happen when game shows and reality shows combine to provide us the ultimately real game show.
In a way, it's an observation about current media trends such as reality TV. It's thought provoking because you can't help but wonder if this is the road down which our entertainment preferences are going to lead us. In this way the story reminds me a bit of The Running Man by Stephen King.
It's difficult to say much more without spoiling the story. I love horror shorts and I found this story to be quite entertaining and fun.
The author states that this story will be part of a series and I will be looking forward to finding out where he's taking The Perfect Game.