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The War Epilogue: Naked Fist Fight

The War Epilogue is a series focussing on the Metal Gear Solid Series, from 1, through to 4, in release date order. I’ll analyze where the series used to be, all the way up to where it went, and the themes that lay behind the games. 1,414 more words


Podcast #12

In this episode, I’m joined by Hans Heim, who is a college professor, and lover of all things video games. He was kind enough to share his thoughts on the world of video games, and more specifically, horror games. Enjoy!


Super Smash Bros. (Nintendo 64) Review

Super Smash Bros. quickly became one of Nintendo’s most beloved franchises. And how could it not? It’s a fighting series where Nintendo’s most beloved characters duke it out with sumo-style rules, and Mario Kart-esque weapons. 762 more words

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Mortal Kombat Trilogy (N64) Review

Back in the mid 1990s, Mortal Kombat was all the rage. Its ridiculously violent “Fatalities” made it the subject of controversy, while its stylized combat and esoteric secrets made it the talking point of many gamers. 518 more words

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Goldeneye 007 Review

Goldeneye 007 was not only the most acclaimed game in Rare’s illustrious library back when it was released on the Nintendo 64 in 1997, but one of the most revolutionary video games ever made. 1,013 more words

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Duke Revisited: How can we refresh an outdated image?

Perspective is a funny old thing. If you follow any modern discussion about the classic 90’s shooter Duke Nukem 3D, it almost always circulates around how out-of-date and embarrassingly sexist he seems now in in retrospect. 1,613 more words