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Wednesday, June 15 2011

The Comforts of Home: Defending Applebee’s in ‘Modern Warfare 2’

The sign of a true patriot? Defending your right to a $10.95 steak dinner.


Friday, September 17 2010

‘Clash of the Titans: The Video Game’ is ‘Clash of the Titans: The Director’

Clash of the Titans: The Video Game follows the original script of the movie, not the reworked script that found its way into theaters.


Thursday, January 8 2009

Call of Duty: World at War

Call of Duty: World at War's catalysts for combat personalize the brutality that the player will mete out on the Axis by dehumanizing and "othering" the Japanese and the Germans as barbarians and monsters.


Thursday, December 11 2008

Quantum of Solace

The hybridization of Quantum of Solace's first person mechanics with gameplay styles more often found in third person action titles lends the Bond game a curiously more elegant and thoughtful approach to first-person shooting.


Thursday, December 7 2006

Call of Duty 3

"Why would you want to play a war game?" It's a fair question.


Thursday, October 7 2004

Spider-Man 2

Perhaps, unsurprisingly, the video game, which follows much of the action-oriented plot of the battles between Spider-Man and Dr. Octopus, fails to include this theme of personal and ethical crisis in the narrative.


Sunday, January 1 1995

Ultimate Spider-Man

These are comic book panels come to life.


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