Wednesday, November 5 2014
I don't have a problem if you want to play Grand Theft Auto from a first person perspective. Knock yourself out. But I won't be doing so anytime soon.
Thursday, June 20 2013
In the game world, we can't feel the pain of taking a bullet or check our wallet to see what's in it. There just isn't a button for that.
Wednesday, June 11 2008
Jack Thompson has finally ticked off enough people to get disbarred. The final step on the way to that disbarment was just kind of sad.
Thursday, May 29 2008
The insane brilliance on display is exemplified in the microcosm of the in-game television.
Niko is very interested throughout the game in killing for the sake of revenge but, perhaps, even more so for the opportunity of wiping out his own past and eradicating his previous life.
Friday, May 9 2008
Thursday, May 1 2008
The parallels between those taking sides in the battle over the merit of Grand Theft Auto and the battle over the merit of blogs as journalistic devices are striking.
Wednesday, April 30 2008
Thursday, March 27 2008
Yesterday, Rockstar Games announced the Rockstar Social Club, which sounds like a good idea despite the fact that there's nothing "social", really, about it.
Friday, July 1 2005
The 'violence' seemingly promoted by this GTA is less a violence to be feared for its realism, and one more committed against the dirty realism of history itself.