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Thursday, July 28 2011

Youth in the Age of ‘Mortal Kombat’

Musings on Mortal Kombat's cultural significance from a biased observer. As absurd as it might sound, Mortal Kombat was a formative experience for me, both in terms of my relationship to video games and my broader cultural and political identities.


Thursday, May 19 2011

‘Mortal Kombat’ Feels Both Modern and Classic

The reality is that as a whole, Mortal Kombat makes very few missteps.


Friday, March 18 2011

3D Games Are for the Audience, Not the Player

3D is a feature best appreciated by an audience watching a game being played -- because the player isn't likely to notice the effect at all.


Friday, November 5 2004

Mortal Kombat: Deception

At first, the violence ruffled feathers, but with time the uproar over violence began to focus on other games, and Mortal Kombat became increasingly irrelevant.


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