'The Game Worlds of Jason Rohrer' Is an Insightful Look at the Work of a Key Voice in Gaming

'The Game Worlds of Jason Rohrer' Is an Insightful Look at the Work of a Key Voice in Gaming

By Jose Cardoso

This book contextualizes the merit of Rohrer's work as artful explorations beyond the designer's own point of view. 26 May 2016 // 8:30 AM

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Hitchcock's 'Suspicion', 'I Confess' and 'The Wrong Man' Return in Blu-ray

// Short Ends and Leader

"These three films on DVD from Warner Archives showcase different facets of Alfred Hitchcock's brilliance.

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