Articles tagged action rpgs

12 Feb 2009 // 8:00 PM

Fallout 3

The player who sticks to the city or limits himself to the main (and fairly conventional) quest-line will miss the pearls inside Fallout 3's bombed-out shell.

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Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, Episode One

Rife with potty humor, the dialogue sometimes seems to have been written by the funniest, most precocious fourth-grade boy in the universe.

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Kingdom Under Fire: Circle of Doom

There are so many head-scratchingly puzzling things about this Xbox 360 game that it's hard to know where to start.

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3 Jan 2008 // 9:00 PM

Mass Effect

One of the major themes of Mass Effect is xenophobia and the reasons that certain species hate or mistrust the others.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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