The Backlog: Mirror’s Edge

The story’s basic premise has actually become more interesting in the years since its release, and it seems far more apropos to 2011 than it did to 2008.  With civil unrest, and Occupy Whatever movements popping up this year, this story of urban rebels fighting the authorities is quite timely and anyone who likes the Occupy Whatever movement might be especially interested in Mirror’s Edge. But the story and setting are really just a tiny part of this game.  While the story is awful, the gameplay fares better.  Not a whole lot better, though.  Continue Reading

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Playwright/ Video Game Journalist/ Theatre Critic/ Actor New York City ·
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