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From Player to Pro: The World of eSports

From Player to Pro: The World of eSports

In the summer of ‘98, a weekend with my father spent emptying the garage was well rewarded with my very own copy of the original StarCraft. That weekend kickstarted almost two decades of passionate ...

Open World Fatigue

Open World Fatigue

While thinking back on some of the biggest games in recent months—games like Dragon Age: Inquisition, Far Cry 4, Assassin’s Creed: Unity, and Sunset Overdrive—I started to notice just how ...

The Interview: Can Games Ever Go There?

The Interview: Can Games Ever Go There?

The controversy surrounding The Interview, despite being rather silly, did expose the worrying limits of creativity – it’s dangerous to base a movie around real, living people. If a ...

Shovel Knight and Separating Fun From Masochism

Shovel Knight and Separating Fun From Masochism

After roughly 25 tries at getting to the first checkpoint in Shovel Knight’s second-to-last level, I decided I was done with the game. It wasn’t that I thought Yacht Club Games’ retro ...

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