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Going In Fresh

It’s August, so you know what that means: it’s time for the XBLA Summer of Arcade. Or Winter of Arcade for you hemispherically challenged. Every summer since 2008, Microsoft has thrown out onto XBLA a select handful of games as part of a summer promotion for downloadable titles and indie developers. It’s obvious they’re making […]

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Game Protagonists: Silent, Garish, Morally Ambiguous, And Sometimes Golden

What makes a compelling game protagonist?  What doesn’t seem to work? I want to make one thing clear.  In my opinion, video game protagonists cannot really be compared with protagonists from literature or film (hence the “game” above) for two main reasons: 1.  As the player of this character, you have a different relationship with […]

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PSN Gamer's Choice Awards 2012

PSN Gamers’ Choice Awards 2012 Voting Begins Feb. 28th

                  Tomorrow, Feb. 28th, voting will commence for the PlayStation Network’s Gamers’ Choice Awards of 2012.  Just like last year, when PSN debuted its Gamer’s Choice Awards, gamers will have one week to decide and vote–the deadline is March 6th.  And here’s the juicy part–the winning titles will be discounted 30% […]

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