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Enter an ‘Alien Afterlife’ Inside a Video Game Installation

Aliens and the Tibetan Book of the Dead collide in artist Jeremy Couillard’s latest new media installation.
DJ Pangburn
2.19.17
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The Devil, Advocated: ‘DmC’ Remains a Fresh Breath of Fire

Flamed on its original release by series fanboys, 'DmC' deserves its second chance on new-gen consoles.
Ewen Hosie
3.10.15
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‘Max Payne’ Was The Game That Understood My Depression

Remedy's neo-noir romp rippled with Norse mythology and proved an unlikely companion when life was at its darkest.
Ed Smith
3.9.15
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Would You Kindly Read This Article On Gaming’s Greatest Plot Twist

No video game of this or the previous generation has flipped its story quite as fantastically as 2K's original BioShock.
Mike Diver
2.23.15
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Why Aren’t There More TV Shows About Video Games?

Adam Mason is the producer of Videogame Nation, the only free-to-view UK TV show dedicated to games. But he wants to see more.
Mike Diver
2.20.15
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This Was the Week in Video Games

Developer supports developer, which is actually a bit lovely. Less lovely, though, is the latest Sony exclusive.
Mike Diver
2.20.15
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These Video Games Are Categorically Fresh to Death

It's usually a tedious, cobwebby metaphor for failure - but some of today's video games have wonderfully inventive approaches to "death".
Edwin Evans-Thirlwell
2.20.15
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If a Game Is Great, Who Cares That It’s Short?

The Order: 1886 is over in no time at all, but that really wouldn't matter if the hyped PS4 exclusive was actually any good.
Mike Diver
2.19.15
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What Can Be Done About Gaming’s Culture of Distrust?

Developers have turned on journalists, who are apparently waging a war against gamers, so how can we make a brighter future for what we hold dear?
Mike Diver
2.19.15
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‘No Man’s Sky’ Sounds Amazing, Literally

No Man's Sky is one of 2015's most anticipated video games - and its sound design is every bit as innovative as its gameplay.
Mike Diver
2.18.15
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The Makers of Mobile Hit '80 Days' on the Importance of Amazing UI

Video games can't be great if the controls leave the player in a muddle. But just what is the secret of a perfect user interface?
Matt Porter
2.18.15
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I Am Quite OK With Video Games That Play Themselves

Dreeps is a new iOS game that plays itself, which leads one to think: wouldn't it be wonderful if other, grind-heavy games could do this, too?
Mike Diver
2.17.15
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