Articles tagged left 4 dead

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.

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The Paradox of Modern Horror: “Survival Horror”

For many, survival horror is the only proper horror game, but no modern game can accurately be called survival horror. So, for those players, no modern game can be a proper horror game.

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‘Dead Rising’ Does Zombies Right

Dead Rising understands an important fact about zombies that most other zombie games forget, deny, or ignore. Zombies make boring bad guys.

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Making Emergent Stories Matter: Considering ‘Left 4 Dead’ and ‘Medal of Honor’

It seems impossible to tell a story within the strict rule set of a competitive online game until you play Left 4 Dead or its sequel.

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16 Dec 2008 // 8:00 PM

Left 4 Dead

Playing as the infected and coordinating with your team as you try and stop the survivors from reaching the safe room is just as fun and fleshed-out as playing as the survivors.

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Zombie-infested world is a great playground for mature gamers

Zombies are everywhere in “Left 4 Dead,” set in the aftermath of a virtually unexplained undead apocalypse. Players control one of four survivors of the zombie

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11 Aug 2008 // 9:00 PM

L.B. talks about the convergence of game designs and the idea of creating one universal model in a single game.

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//Mixed media
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Hozier + Death Cab for Cutie + Rock Radio 104.5's Birthday Show (Photo Gallery)

// Notes from the Road

"Radio 104.5's birthday show featured great bands and might have been the unofficial start of summer festival season in the Northeast.

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