Articles tagged diablo

Dead Again: Notes on the Impermanence of the Virtual Body

In video games, dying becomes useful, functional, pedagogical. In some games, it is consequential. However, such pain ironically can magnify the pleasure of play.

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Living for the Short Term Grind

League of Legends contains all of the basic elements of role playing, combat with foes both great and small, developing a character's skill sets on your own terms, and generating enough loot to make yourself a god, just served up really, really, really quickly.

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Moving Pixels Podcast: The Evolution of Hack and Slash

This week the Moving Pixels podcast looks at the evolution of the dungeon crawl from its social aspects and etiquette to its mechanics and playstyle.

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SPACE SIEGE 1 ½ stars PUBLISHER: Sega SYSTEM: PC PRICE: $49.99 AGE RATING: Teen  TOO HUMAN 3 stars PUBLISHER: Microsoft SYSTEM: Microsoft Xbox 360 PRICE: $59.99 AGE RATING: Teen It’

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//Mixed media

Indie Horror Month 2015: 'Dark Echo'

// Moving Pixels

"Dark Echo drops you into a pitch back maze and then renders your core tools of navigation into something quite life threatening.

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