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Rekindle the Book Burnings [UPDATED]

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Joel Paarmann The Prime Specimen Let’s rekindle the book burnings and ban that pesky Rock and Roll again. While it never takes long for video games to get blamed in the wake of a tragedy, 2012 has been a really rough year for games. So many times we heard “violent video games and movies breed […]

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CES Begins: Nvidia to Join the Console Fray

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CES kicked off in high fashion today, as Nvidia announced it is entering the handheld console market with Project Shield. While their chips have been used in products ranging from the PS3 to the Ouya, this is the first time the company has created a console, or any standalone device, for that matter. This marks […]

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Brace yourself, new systems are coming.

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Hello 2013, is it time for new consoles? YES! For anyone not aware of the future of gaming, the OUYA is the Android OS powered, open hardware, developer console that as of late December 2012 has started to ship it’s development kits. BUT! Hot on the heels of the OUYA is a new Android console […]

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In Light of Tragedy: Discussion in the Shadows

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  Derek Sakata the Dungeon Master   On December 14th, 28 people including 20 children were shot and killed at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut. While the fine details are still in the air, this was a massive tragedy that will live on throughout the history of the United States as one of the […]

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Where’s the Challenge?

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Derek Sakata The Dungeon Master  So here I am in lieu of making any sort of video content, browsing the web looking for sites and sources for some papers I need to get done when I came across an article posted early last October titled Are Video Games too Easy These Days? In the article, […]

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Anita Sarkeesian talks about her experience with online harassment and cyberthugs with Feminist Frequency Tropes vs Women in video games kickstarter campaign. Watch the video below.

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Super Smash Bros Melee Tournament Photos

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IndieCade 2012 Photos

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Real Losers

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Joel Paarmann The Prime Specimen Most people would agree that the runaway success of the Wii would mark Nintendo as the winner in this round of the console wars and that the PS3 with its late launch, high initial cost and the PSN incident is the loser, but frankly I think the biggest loser of […]

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