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2K Unveils Three New Bioshock Games

The dedicated agents of the U.S. Department of Electronic Entertainment report: ‘Hartmann also revealed screenshots for Bioshock: In-Fashion. “Elizabeth has been called one of the best female video game characters of all time. Since Bioshock Infinite was first released, players … Continue reading

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Icycle On Thin Ice – Review

Dennis is having a bit of a bad day. The world has been frozen over, he’s all alone, he has nothing but a creaky bicycle to make his way through the frozen hellscape and, on top of all that, some … Continue reading

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Occupation – Review

During the early years of the war in Iraq, New York’s theater scene was flooded with off-off Broadway shows about the war. These quickly became a swarm of interchangeable projects by left-wing playwrights who hammered out nearly identical anti-war plays … Continue reading

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Sony Holds Follow-Up Press Conference To Confirm PlayStation 3

Today Sony held a press conference in New York to unveil the upcoming game console the PlayStation 4.  Immediately thereafter they held a second press event for confused reporters to reassure them that the PlayStation 3 really did exist and … Continue reading

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The Butt-Cracker Suite: A Trailer Park Ballet – Review

It’s that’s time of year when every dance school, community theater and PBS station is required by Federal law to do a production of The Nutcracker Suite.  “Put on that sugar plumb fairy costume, citizen – You have 20 seconds … Continue reading

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Osombie – DVD Review

The smarty-pants film critics are all excited about Kathryn Bigelow’s upcoming film Zero Dark Thirty.  It’s a tense drama about the raid on the compound where Osama Bin Laden was killed, and it’s supposed to be quite realistic in its … Continue reading

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It Comes From Beyond – Review

In the 50’s, manly men wielded science as America’s weapon against Commies, and space monsters alike.  Whether from another economic system, or another planet, people who were different from us were coming to destroy our way of life!  This resulted … Continue reading

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Orc Attack Preview – Now We’re Cookin’ With Gas

Those pesky humans just can’t leave the poor Orcs alone!  The human-centric fantasy world is a thing of the past.  For quite a while, games like Warcraft have tried to offer a more rounded view of what it’s like to live a … Continue reading

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Why Are New York City Game Developers So Angry? Here’s Why!

This week Digital Media Wire held the fifth annual New York Games Conference in downtown Manhattan.  While there were many informative panels about the business end of New York’s gaming industry, the most-lively event of the conference was the closing … Continue reading

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Why Do People “Hate” IGN?

Recently IGN ran an article titled “Why Do People ‘Hate’ EA” a hard-hitting, objective work of game journalism and an early contender for the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Journalism.  This company, this community, this family of journalists at IGN has one of … Continue reading

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