Red Dead Redemption
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Civil Violence in the Old West: 'Red Dead Redemption' | 20 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

Red Dead Redemption shows us over and over again that the bonds of society do little to quell man’s violent nature. Rather, man’s violent nature shapes the civilizations that we live in, creating a world of constant conflict on a personal and national level.

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'Red Dead Redemption' Critiques Turn of the Last Century America | 10 Jun 2010 // 9:00 PM

Reminiscent of the tactics of the Man With No Name in Fistful of Dollars, John Marston plays both sides against one another because he is sold on neither position himself. He is an American, not fully committing to idealism or pragmatism.

//Blogs

'Neuromancer' and The Beauty of Sad Endings | 18 Apr 2012 // 11:00 PM

Sometimes, the most satisfying ending is a depressing one.

Moving Pixels Podcast: 'Red Dead Redemption' Part 2 | 27 Jun 2010 // 11:00 PM

From New Austin to Nuevo Paraiso, we explore the motives and personalities that make up the plot of Rockstar's Red Dead Redemption.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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