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iso-Sphere Desura Review

iso-Sphere; that’s right iso-Sphere with lowercase letters, is a unique sort of isometric, casual puzzle game for hardcore players that has you rolling a marble around to the exit flag of over forty levels. 742 more words

Video Games

80's arcade games-Marble Madness

1984

Who wants to pay money to play a game where you try to get marble through various ramps and mazes? If not then you’ve never played this oddly addictive little game that was released at the end of 1984. 279 more words

Gender misrepresentation in games: an avoidable problem?

This blog, Verboten Games, has long been an advocate of games as an interactive medium over a being vehicle for narrative. Story-driven games bring their own set of problems; when modeling games after older forms of media, there is the danger of inheriting their problems too. 404 more words

Opinion

Tama (Saturn): Adventurous Ball in Giddy Labyrinth

Long time no see! Apologies for the lax posting schedule recently, I’ve been busy with deadlines and whatnot. Today though I’m talking about Tama, a Japan-only launch game for the Saturn. 486 more words

Reviews

Bobby Worrest's Phenomenal Pulaski Part Offers A Glimpse Of The Great Skate Recession

While recent ‘one-spot’ video sections have generally revolved around transition of one type or another, be it DIY concrete (Chet Childress, ‘God Save the Label’), mega-scope wood scaffolding (Bob Burnquist, ‘Dreamland’) or backyard dipping bowl (Lance Mountain’s still-amazing part from… 530 more words

[50/50] Video Game #3: Marble Madness

Video Game #3: Marble Madness (1984)

You are a marble. All you want to do is roll downhill and cross the goal line before time runs out. 228 more words

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