Articles tagged q entertainment

17 Jul 2011 // 9:00 PM

Child of Eden

Child of Eden is the sort of sublime, spiritually uplifting experience that we are lucky to get once in a generation.

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7 May 2007 // 12:00 AM

Lumines Plus

Lumines Plus is just frustrating enough to be rewarding every time you keep the board clear for long enough to tackle another skin, just simple enough to allow you to zone out while playing it.

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31 Jan 2007 // 10:00 PM

Lumines II

This is clearly a Tetris for the electronic age, and the basics of the gameplay are so elegant that minor missteps cannot completely ruin the experience.

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26 Nov 2006 // 8:00 PM

Every Extend Extra

The player is, in essence, attempting to be a suicide bomber, a kamikaze pilot in a wall of sound and elegant graphics.

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16 Nov 2006 // 3:00 PM

N3: Ninety-Nine Nights

When you're burning down the goblins' villages, you don't pause to think about the plight of the innocents -- yet, play the game from the perspective of the goblins, and you'll find yourself outraged by the injustices.

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20 Apr 2005 // 12:00 AM


Lumines succeeds largely because it is both very similar to and yet completely different from any falling block puzzle game before it.

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM


Something I find utterly pointless is the constant comparisons between the Nintendo DS and Sony PSP.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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