Important Cultural Works
If Video Game Stories Don't Matter, How Do You Explain Night Trap's 25th Anniversary Edition?
The crown jewel of 90s full motion video games is coming to a platform that doesn’t have to compress video files.
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More Than Fuzzy Nostalgia, FMV Games Still Matter Today
‘Her Story’ did wonders for reviving a seemingly dead gaming genre—and since then, many more developers have been having fun with real actors.
Inside Nintendo's Plan To Save Video Games From Congress
The controversy around violence in games blew up around the release of Mortal Kombat and Night Trap in the '90s, prompting executives from Nintendo and Sega to arrive in Capitol Hill.
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I’ll Never Love a Console Like I Loved the Sega CD
It was far from Sega's greatest idea, but the Genesis's CD expansion arrived at a memorable time.