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

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

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Have We Entered an Era of Bad Literary Adaptations as Video Games?

Dante's Inferno would appear to have set a bad precedent.

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Retro Game Challenge

Retro Game Challenge allows the player to go through the motions of playing various games from the 8-bit era, which it does almost flawlessly.

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Smash Court Tennis 3

Smash Court Tennis 3 lies in the murky middle ground between Wii Sports' tennis and Virtua Tennis, neither excelling in any particular area nor really doing that much wrong.

Azmol Meah
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Namco Museum Remix

Playing classic titles is often like reading a dense Victorian novel.

L.B. Jeffries
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New Rally-X

New Rally-X continues Namco's self-cribbing of the collect-junk-in-a-maze template.

Alex Vo
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Dig Dug

Dig Dug further cements Namco's image as fortunate sons of context and circumstance.

Alex Vo
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Klonoa 2: Dream Champ Tournament

As with the best games based on environmental puzzles, level design is paramount.

Arun Subramanian
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Namco TV Games

One look at the current crop of video games, and it becomes clear they just don't have the simple elegance so perfectly created in the days of yore.

Kevin Garcia
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Donkey Konga

Despite the success of several rhythm games, none have yet to rival DDR in the home market. But that's where Donkey Konga comes in.

Michael David Sims
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Katamari Damacy

As the industry becomes more mainstream and the costs of development increase with each new hardware cycle, it seems like game creators are beginning to try to follow proven formulas out of fear of poor returns.

Arun Subramanian
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