Articles tagged max payne

The Lasting Accomplishment of ‘Max Payne’

Max Payne accomplished something unique with its mood and narration, creating a journey into the unraveling psyche of one man pushed to a ragged edge.

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Imitating Intimacy in Video Games

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

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All This Useless Interactivity

While we seemingly get lots of choices in a game about how we get from place to place, how to kill enemies (and with what weapon), and even how we make moral decisions, when the game prompts us we usually get down to doing what it tells us to do.

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Talk, Talk, Talk: October 2008

What studio suit thought this was a good idea? With four months to schedule your high priced efforts, you instead unload almost 30 overpriced pictures on an unsuspecting movie audience.

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Movie adaptations of ‘Gears of War,’ ‘BioShock’ and ‘Max Payne’ in the works

Why do movie studios continue to insist on making movies based on video games? Probably because there’s more money in it than you might

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L.B. Jeffries continues the Zarathustran Analytics series, putting together his pillars of game design and calling for sense in classification.

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Above the Sea of Fog: The New Romantic Era of Video Games

To this next generation of consoles, a challenge has been declared: that the quality of graphics or sound are not gauges for the quality of a game, that they aspire to more than mere satisfaction of a few basic human desires.

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Truth and Other Restrictions: 'True Detective' - Episode 7 - "Black Maps and Motel Rooms"

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"Series creator Nic Pizzolatto constructs the entire season on a simple exchange: death seems to be the metaphysical wage of knowledge.

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