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November 2008

ZA Critique: The Darkness

A breakdown of 2K's methods of overcoming ludonarrative dissonance in a very dark, conflicted plot. Spoilers abound.


TWiG 2008-11-03: It’s Shooter Sequel Week!

New releases for the week of 2008-11-03...


October 2008

Mega Man 9

Arun Subramanian looks at the purest bit of nostalgia yet released for the modern consoles.


What’s Barack Doing In My Burnout?

Ryan Smith takes a look at the sudden onset of political ads in video games.


Relevant Settings

L.B. presents the argument for having more provocative and interesting settings for video games.


TWiG 2008-10-27:  Hello, PS3!

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


Katrina: Tempest in Crescent City

A Flash game that educates the user about New Orleans while providing a decent platforming experience.


The Console War

A Dramatization of the Console War of 2008.


TWiG 2008-10-20: The Return of Pretty Much Everything

New releases for the week of 2008-10-20...


Matt Hazard: The Legacy You Never Knew

One advertising company attempts to lure consumers to a new IP by faking its own popularity.


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