Articles tagged god of war

Machine Gods: Religion in Games

Religion occasionally gets some lip service when games attempt to flesh out a world, but the deeper issues that guide people to their faith -- the quest for meaning in the universe -- is rarely explored in games. Game worlds operate in systems of miracles, but churches, heroes, and gods within them are treated in a purely utilitarian manner.

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God of War: Ghost of Sparta

While previous games have boiled down to fetch quests, revenge and bloodlust, Ghost of Sparta is a pure family affair.

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Imitating Intimacy in Video Games

Sex is very often (and very unfortunately) just a game.

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11 Nov 2008 // 5:23 AM

Video games actually carry many of the expressive properties of language itself.

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God of War: Chains of Olympus

God of War: Chains of Olympus has unfortunately chosen to focus on the weakest aspect of the series: the combat.

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20 Apr 2007 // 12:00 AM

God of War II

The God of War franchise is as over the top as an action movie -- there's no point in warning you not to try this at home, because you can't.

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4 May 2005 // 12:00 AM

God of War

God of War is also a cinematic feast, with cutscenes blending together to provide a complete story even without a game.

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Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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