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The closer eSports comes to mirroring real world sports, the more we’ll see the truly political components of eSports.
11 Oct 2016
Something has to change for League of Legends, and it just so happens that any major decision will have long term consequences not just for LoL eSports, but for eSports as a whole.
11 Aug 2016
The challenge of understanding something enough to beat it is part of the joy of unraveling incomprehensible game design.
10 Mar 2016
It is reasonable to entwine personal feelings with games. We assign meaning to our actions, even at play, a time when we think ourselves most free.
03 Dec 2015
MGS V isn’t the first game to comment on the military-industrial complex, but it is probably the sneakiest. It allows you to understand it by allowing you to play your own part in it.
28 Oct 2015
Metal Gear Solid V's tutorial is like a parent tossing a child into the deep end of a pool, but not before subtly putting on those arm floaties. You’re drowning here, but not really.
17 Sep 2015
From squid parties to replay trolling, I don’t really need to talk to my opponents or teammates to know who they are.
20 Aug 2015
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