Dead Island
//Columns

If You Can’t Help Me, Just Die: Survival in ‘Dead Island’ | 17 Nov 2011 // 4:00 PM

Dead Island is old-school survival-horror game, a subgenre that seems to have largely disappeared from the medium with the ascension of the action-horror game.

//Reviews

Dead Island | 15 Sep 2011 // 5:00 PM

The fighting, looting, crafting, and acting lift Dead Island above its many technical issues.

//Blogs

Evoking Horror Through Contrast in 'Dead Island' | 9 May 2013 // 11:00 PM

The first half of Dead Island contains an interesting subtext concerning class warfare that’s only apparent now after playing the subtext-fee Riptide.

Could You Carry Our Stuff? Oh, and Maybe the Plot, Too, While You're at It | 20 Sep 2011 // 11:00 PM

Dead Island's Jin bears not only the weight of the supplies of the protagonists, but also the weight of the game's plot.

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Call For Papers: Celebrating Star Trek's 50th Anniversary

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"To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the hit franchise, PopMatters seeks submissions about Star Trek, including: the TV series, from The Original Series (TOS) to the highly anticipated 2017 new installment; the films, both the originals and the J.J. Abrams reboot; and ancillary materials such as novelizations, comic books, videogames, etc.

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