Where Did All the (Action Figure) Girls Go?

Where Did All the (Action Figure) Girls Go?

By G. Christopher Williams

11 May 2015 // 2:30 AM

The scarcity of the Black Widow action figure on toy shelves has me thinking about what we think we know about gender identity in play, be that play with toys or play in video games....

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Backwards Compatibility is the Only Way Forward

By Ciarán Ó Muirthile

10 Apr 2015 // 1:20 AM

Every generation has attempted to preserve the most important pieces of its art. It should be just the same with computer games, but often it is not....

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That the home console has survived so deep into this blossoming age of cheap, ubiquitous tech can only be blamed on a sort of blind spot created by nostalgia....

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Eat to Live: The 35th Anniversary of 'Pac-Man'

// Moving Pixels

"The story of Pac-Man is the story of America.

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