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'The Swords' Is a Short Game With a Simple Title That Hides a Wealth of Beauty

'The Swords' Is a Short Game With a Simple Title That Hides a Wealth of Beauty

By Nick Dinicola

24 May 2016 // 2:44 AM

Our drawing moves in circles and spirals, around us and our enemy, then swings from side to side quickly, as if dancing a jig....

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'Hardcore Henry' Tells Gamers Sorry, There Is No Princess

By G. Christopher Williams

15 Apr 2016 // 3:00 AM

Hardcore Henry questions gamers' instinctual need to fulfill a particular role within the context of a presumed masculine identity. ...

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Hold Down B to Run: On the Importance of Velocity to Video Games

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"Holding down B to run changed our relationship to video games. It let us slow down enough to understand choices we never knew we had.

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