November 7, 2012

Halo 4: The Best of the Franchise

Larry Frum, CNN

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For all of its expected action and drama, the new "Halo 4" boils down to an essential question: Are its central characters humans, machines or something in between? The answer may still be unclear by the time you're done playing this fantastic game.

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November 6, 2012
Wreck it Ralph: When Video Games Grew Up
Kate Cox, Kotaku
Yesterday I sat next to my spouse in a dark and surprisingly luxurious movie theater, watching a childrens' movie. Aside from a group of four late-teenaged boys across the aisle, we were the only adults in the room not... more ››
October 30, 2012
Zynga's Final Roll of the Dice
Milo Yiannopoulos, The Kernel
Consumers would be surprised, I think, to learn just how much of the success of companies like Zynga is down to the gambling industry. Because while you might imagine that the company’s San Francisco design district offices are... more ››
October 26, 2012
The Game Console Is Dead - What Replaces It?
Chris Kohler, Wired
In November, Nintendo will release Wii U, the first update to the groundbreaking motion-controlled gaming console that took the industry by storm in 2006. Pundits and developers presume Sony and Microsoft will quickly follow suit... more ››