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Where Difficulty Matters

I’ve always found it upsetting when people describe games as “unforgiving” and then just leave it at that. That sets up such a small facet of the game that you might as well start over with the plastic wrap around the box. A game can be unforgiving but fair or unforgiving and an unrepentant piece […]

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Indie Game: The Movie Trailer

Braid was an amazing game. Super Meat Boy was equally astounding in its own insane platforming way and from what I can tell, 2008 IGF Excellent in Visual Art award winner Fez from Polytron will also be uniquely exceptional. What ties them together (aside from being side-scrolling platformers) is that they’re indie games, perfect candidates […]

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