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The Best Games of 2011
29 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM

This year was a year when something called Lesbian Spider-Queens of Mars could be celebrated alongside the latest Gears of War game. This was a year in which one of the most reviled games, Dragon Age II, was also one of the most revered.


'Dying Light', 'Evolve' and 'Battlefield' Deserve a Replay
19 Nov 2015 // 8:30 PM

These three 2015 early releases are maligned and misunderstood -- and worthy of reconsideration.


'Dying Light': The Terror and Triumph of Nightfall
20 Feb 2015 // 1:00 AM

The zombies here aren't monsters, they're just another kind of terrorist.

Dead Island: Riptide
9 May 2013 // 6:00 PM

Riptide is good in spite of itself, but it could be so much better.

//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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