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Jonathan Glover
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In Remembrance of Satoru Iwata
On Sunday night, Nintendo announced that Satoru Iwata, President of the company, died of "a bile duct growth" on July 11, 2015.  It was well known that Iwata's health had been an issue of late, as his surgery relating to this same growth caused him to miss ...

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Game Loading: Rise of the Indies Review: A Documentary That Invites Us to Create With Open Arms
The indie game community is currently the wild west of gaming - despite being around for so long, it’s still fresh, new, undiscovered. There’s an endless sea of uncharted territory out there, and we’ve barely scratched the surface of it. Everything we’ve kn...

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PAX East 2015: DEATHSTATE is the bullet hell roguelike you've been waiting for
You're going to see this message a lot. If any one genre was prominent at PAX this year, it would be the roguelike. In the past few years we've seen lots of solid games expand on the formula popularized by The Binding of Isaac  and Spelunky . Players are st...

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It's Time to Move On From #GamerGate
A little over two years ago, the internet unified for an entire day to fight a legislation that would have changed the internet as we knew it. Wikipedia, Reddit, and other giants of the web temporarily blacked out their websites in protest. People rallied t...

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I reviewed Depression Quest for StoryCade, and you should too!
Zoe Quinn has undeservedly been the subject of a lot of crap lately, as have many other developers. Phil Fish and Polytron were hacked last night . Many developers are facing constant harassment on Twitter, doxxing, death threats, and more. Just because the...

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We Should Treat Our Inspirations Better
I grew up with a different set of role models than most. While my friends watched Derek Jeter hit home runs, I was laughing at the Rooster Teeth crew while they used Halo characters as digital puppets. While other boys were fawning over Jessica Alba, I was ...

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Coming Out Simulator: A Snapshot of How Growing Up Sucks
Before reading, I recommend you play  Coming Out Simulator  yourself here . While there isn't much to spoil, it's really worth it to play the game before listening to me talk about it. It doesn't take very long to complete. I'll be here when you get back. I...

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Why Failing at Tabletop is More Satisfying Than Winning at Video Games
The last month or so of my life has been pretty interesting: I'm spending my summer working at my school, which by itself doesn't present too many challenges. The thing is, this is my first summer truly  away from home. I've been a college student for three...

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Why we should start paying for games
A while ago I reviewed Threes , a simple to learn but hard to master sliding tile game about combining numbers. Ever since that review went up I've regretted not addressing one huge issue with the game: its plethora of clones. If you're reading this, I'm su...
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