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The Dangers of Playing in Unfinished Houses: Considering Early Access Video Games

The Dangers of Playing in Unfinished Houses: Considering Early Access Video Games

By G. Christopher Williams

17 Aug 2016 // 2:30 AM

Playing a game in its alpha or beta form is like living in an unfinished house; it's habitable, but some things seem off or don't work or might get better (or worse)....

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What Defines an "Old School" JRPG?

By Nick Dinicola

28 Jul 2016 // 3:00 AM

There’s a common assumption that a story starring kids is also for kids, and that a kid’s story is inherently less complex, less nuanced, and simply lesser in quality....

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//News

Big Changes and Much Consolation at E3>

Now in its second decade, the Electronic Entertainment Expo endures as part industry trade show and part party, all designed to hype the latest in video games....

'Zelda' Can Still Keep Things Wild>

TV Inside a Video Game: Xbox One's 'Quantum Break' Shows That Mixing Mediums Can Work>

'Severed's' One-Armed Warrior and Her Quest for Home Are Made for a Mobile Gaming Age>

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Virtual Reality and Storytelling: What Happens When Art and Technology Collide?

// Moving Pixels

"Virtual reality is changing the face of entertainment, and I can see a future when I will find myself inside VR listening to some psych-rock while meditating on an asteroid.

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