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Supergiant Games created an indie sensation with its 2011 game, Bastion. As a result, this year’s follow up, Transistor, had to contend with some big expectations from fans of the first game.

This week we discuss Transistor and how it measures up to its older sibling.

In truth, there is very little that is happy in the neon noir fairy tale world of The Wolf Among Us. However, the penultimate chapter of Telltale’s adaptation of the Fables comic book series to video game form is a quieter and more subdued one.

This week we discuss the possible success or failure of that quiet as the drama of the game moves towards its final act.

While Telltale Games released the fourth episode of the second season of The Walking Dead a couple of weeks ago, we want to spare you spoilers for the most recent episode. Instead, we’re talking about the middle episode “In Harm’s Way” this week.

So, take a look back with us at Clementine’s confrontation with the villainous Carver and his totalitarian approach to the zombie apocalypse.

The surreal world of Kentucky Route Zero continues to fascinate and confound with the release of its third act.

This episode we discuss this act along with the interlude between it and the previous one, The Entertainment.

Not since Sid Meier’s Pirates! has there been a pirate game as engrossing as Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag.

This week we discuss the most recent Assassin’s Creed, its place in the history of the Assassin’s Creed series, and why sailing the Caribbean with Edward Kenway has reinvigorated our interest in this annual series.

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The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

// Short Ends and Leader

"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

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