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The sexism in games debate, Auto-tuned

Jonathan Mann’s “Are Video Games Sexist?” Auto-tune rebuttal is fantastic. It’s catchy and amusing — except for the screenshots of hate tweets near the end of the video — but it also is a good little primer in how to think critically about an argument thatĀ could seem persuasive on the surface, but is actually a horribly constructed, scattershot opinion piece. 35 more words


Play and Reading Games For Kids

This is a fun website that has many great games for kids. If you have kids or don’t but like doing cool stuff you should check it out. 8 more words


The elder scrolls lore rant

The Elder scrolls is one of the most beautiful, most unique, one of the greatest if not thee greatest game series of all time-to much? 1,072 more words


Video Game Reviews - Destiny (Xbox One)

Nath sometimes reviews games. This is one of those reviews.

So unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last year, you may have heard of Bungie’s new video game called Destiny. 819 more words


Minecraft + Microsoft

If you haven’t heard already, Microsoft bought Mojang (creators of Minecraft) for $2.5 billion. It hit me unexpectedly, and even while reading the press release I thought it was a big April fools joke, except not on April Fools Day. 743 more words

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Super Smash Bros Demo!

So today the demo for what is probably the most anticipated game of 2014 was released. Nintendo put out Super Smash Bros for the 3DS in the eShop for a demo play. 293 more words

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First Impressions - Luftrausers

First Impressions is basically what it says on the tin; what I think of a game after playing the first few hours.

Created by Vlambeer and Devolver Digital, Luftrausers is a 2D flying shoot ‘em up based around the concept of customization of your aircraft. 333 more words