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Wednesday, May 18 2011

The Narrative Pastiche of Games

Beyond the cinematic presentation of many games, their pacing and storytelling has more in common with novels and television than with film.


Wednesday, June 2 2010

Slow Starters: Deadly Premonition, Assassin’s Creed II, Alpha Protocol

Unfortunately, first impressions can be damning and sometimes a bad game is just exactly what it appears to be. However, writing off a few of these more recent slow starters based solely on initial experiences with them would be a mistake.


Wednesday, May 12 2010

But Who Am I?: Schizophrenia as a Metaphor for the Player-Character Relationship

Deadly Premonition makes the idea clear that the player serves as the voice in the head of the schizophrenic, and these moments remind one that all input in a video game is fundamentally like this.


Wednesday, April 28 2010

Every Girl’s Crazy ‘Bout a Sharp Dressed Avatar

Clothing puts flesh on the avatar.


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