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A Return to Final Fantasy V

In a half-hearted attempt to re-experience what made the old Final Fantasy games so great, I’ve been playing Final Fantasy V off and on for the past couple weeks. I picked FF5 because it’s sort of the odd man out … Continue reading

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Visual Narrative in Dark Souls

I’ve been talking a lot lately about the benefits of marrying storytelling and gameplay experience. While thinking about it recently, I was reminded that I always wanted to spend a day examining the visual narrative of Dark Souls. So what … Continue reading

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Game of the Generation: Deus Ex – Human Revolution

Deus Ex: Human Revolution In my Bioshock Infinite review, I wrote about how important it is that a story-driven game is cohesive in all of its individual elements. The music needs to fit the theme and mood of the story. … Continue reading

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Game of the Generation: Demon’s Souls

This generation has pretty much come to an end. I know there are still big games coming out for the PS3 and 360, like Grand Theft Auto V, Saint’s Row 4, Gran Turismo 6, and others, but I’ve decided that … Continue reading

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Review: Deus Ex – Human Revolution

Having never really spent much time with the original Deus Ex, I found myself comparing Human Revolution to another similar game: Alpha Protocol. The thing about Alpha Protocol was that it had really good concepts but very poor execution. By … Continue reading

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Borderlands 2 Teaser Trailer

The teaser doesn’t show much but it’s obviously implying that we’ll be seeing more crazy guns and it’s likely that we’ll be able to dual-wield said guns. It’ll be interesting to seem more; I’m most interested in whether or not … Continue reading

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Deus Ex: Human Revolution Gameplay

I must say, the new Deus Ex is looking pretty cool. Gameplay stuff aside, I’m really liking the visual aesthetic of the game. The semi-Blade Runner setting just seems really unique and cool. One thing that has me particularly impressed … Continue reading

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