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Moving Pixels Podcast: Swords, Sex, and Suda51

Killer Is Dead is a little punk, a little noir, a little James Bond, and a whole lot of crazy.

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The Meaning of Meaninglessness in 'No More Heroes'

The game slyly informs the player of the pointlessness of their actions by making the motion to recharge Travis' beam sword a mimic of masturbation--another act that achieves nothing but a brief satisfaction and a mess that needs to be cleaned up afterwards.

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Discussing Spoilers: Does It Ruin the Game Experience?

Despite popular opinion, I don't think any kind of spoiler can truly ruin your experience with any game.

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Is Suda 51 the Alfred Hitchcock of Video Games?

While Suda 51's public persona is one manufactured within the kind of punk sensibility of a Johnny Rotten, it's still as carefully crafted as the celebrity auteurship of Alfred Hitchcock.

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That Good Ol' Ultraviolence

The more blood there is in a game, the more unrealistic it becomes; it ceases to have any real meaning and becomes a joke.

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No More Heroes

Whether you'll enjoy No More Heroes really boils down to whether you're the kind of person who can make fun of yourself or you take yourself so seriously that you don't get the joke.

L.B. Jeffries

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