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The Month In Pop Entertainment: August 2013

Here are your pop culture options for end-of-summer fun.

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Self Indulgence or Self Realization?: Sony’s “Michael” Ad

What Sony's ad might recognize about games is my own self indulgence, as constantly trying on the roles of heroes is a pretty narcissistic pastime.

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Final Fantasy XIII Collector’s Edition Detailed

New FFXIII edition revealed

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1 Sep 2009 // 11:11 AM

A reignited console war means a happy holiday for gamers

The long-simmering war between the Playstation 3, Wii and Xbox 360 has boiled over in time for the holidays thanks to dual price drops that put all

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The Race for a New Game Machine: Eight is Beautiful (Book Review, Part 2)

It's not a perfect book, but those interested in the story of how the current generation of consoles came to be will find plenty to capture their interest.

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The Race for a New Game Machine: The Hardware/Software Conflict (Book Review, Part 1)

Concentrating on the narrative that David Shippy and Mickie Phipps tell in The Race for a New Game Machine is made difficult by a conflict in perspective.

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10 Mar 2009 // 10:00 PM

Skate 2

Taking advantage of all Skate 2 has to offer requires constant attention, a high degree of skill, and an amazing amount of patience.

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The recent release of NOBY NOBY BOY cements the PS3 as the most reliable destination for "play" with or without the "game".

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22 Feb 2009 // 9:00 PM

Resistance 2

To save the human race, Nathan Hale has to become more and more Chimeran and he knows it. But that's okay -- he's Bruce Willis from Die Hard 4 with a death wish.

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12 Feb 2009 // 9:00 PM

Fallout 3

The player who sticks to the city or limits himself to the main (and fairly conventional) quest-line will miss the pearls inside Fallout 3's bombed-out shell.

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6 Jan 2009 // 9:00 PM

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa

As it turns out, even though the movie has something in it for adults, the video game accompanying it definitely does not.

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PlayStation 3 160GB Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune Pack

Somehow, it feels as though 2009 will be the PlayStation 3’s year. The Xbox 360 has shown us what “next generation” hardware can look like, and has

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23 Nov 2008 // 10:00 PM

LittleBigPlanet

LittleBigPlanet: Gaming for a Web 2.0 world.

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18 Nov 2008 // 10:00 PM

Silent Hill: Homecoming

"Atmosphere" is the key word when talking about Silent Hill, and Homecoming is no different.

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11 Nov 2008 // 10:00 PM

Pure

Pure will appeal to those who already ride ATVs and wonder what it'd be like to ride without our world's current gravitational limits.

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New releases for the week of 2008-10-27...

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21 Oct 2008 // 6:05 AM

A Dramatization of the Console War of 2008.

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Mercenaries 2: World in Flames

Things like plot, moral compasses, characters and dialogue are all secondary concerns in Mercenaries 2.

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Ratchet and Clank Future: Quest for Booty

Perhaps Quest for Booty is meant to serve as a spiritual analog to the PSP title Secret Agent Clank, in which Clank was the star, but Clank's absence is certainly felt.

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4 Sep 2008 // 11:00 PM

Soul Calibur IV

Soul Calibur IV is a deep, rewarding and -- most importantly -- downright fun fighting game.

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

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"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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