Monthly Archives: February 2012

  1. Gameplay Reflection on Max Payne by Jeremy Wildberger

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    February 29, 2012 by jwildberger

    I first played Max Payne years ago in middle school, and at the time I did not concern myself with …
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  2. Game Play Reflection by Riakeem Kelley (Heavy Rain)

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    February 29, 2012 by rkelle4

    What makes something a video game; a brief discussion of Heavy Rain- interactive film or game? Heavy Rain is a …
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  3. Article Analysis – Justin Groot

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    February 29, 2012 by justingroot

    “What is the matter with you people?” That’s the title Yahtzee Croshaw chose for an article in the Escapist he …
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  4. Video Game Analysis by Christine Chung

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    February 29, 2012 by cchung9

    Nintendo’s Super Mario Sunshine for the Nintendo Gamecube is the second 3D Mario game, after its predecessor, Super Mario 64. …
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  5. Article Analysis by Zaine Seawright

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    February 29, 2012 by zseawright

    Context, Challenge, and Gratification             Recently Ben “Yahtzee” Croshaw, a columnist and video game critic for The Escapist, posted a …
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  6. Article Response by Will Partin: Roger Ebert’s Critique of Games

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    February 29, 2012 by wcparti

    Disclaimer: The picture I selected to illustrate Marina Abramovic’s Rhythm 0 contains mild female nudity and may be disturbing to …
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  7. Dark Souls Video Game Analysis by Andy Kang

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    February 29, 2012 by aakang

    As videogames have become the subject of much attention, the idea of ludology and narratology in the field of video …
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  8. Article Report #1 by Daniel Feder

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    February 29, 2012 by dbfeder

    This Article Report addresses the article “How’s the Weather: Simulating Weather in Virtual Environments” by Matt Barton.  Link: http://gamestudies.org/0801/articles/barton “How’s the …
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  9. Article Report #1 by Vijay Reddy

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    February 29, 2012 by vreddy92

    Analysis of “’You Are Dead. Continue?’: Conflicts and Complements in Game Rules and Fiction” by Jason Tocci http://eludamos.org/index.php/eludamos/article/view/vol2no2-4/81

  10. Article analysis by Phylicia Cash: Lara Croft: Feminist Icon or Cyberbimbo? On the Limits of Textual Analysis

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    February 29, 2012 by Phe.

    In her article Lara Croft: Feminist Icon or Cyberbimbo, Helen Kennedy attempts to conceptualize Lara Croft’s unique position of being the …
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