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Summer Wars

[singlepic id=346 w=320 h=240 float=left] [singlepic id=347 w=320 h=240 float=center] As far as family entertainment goes anime is rarely high on the agenda, especially given the numerous offerings from Disney, Dreamworks, and other such movie studios. Generally their features appeal to children and adults alike,

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The Industry Should Make Games For Adults

No, I don’t mean porn games, so get your mind out of the gutter. I found this article from this years Game Developers Conference in San Francisco very interesting indeed. It’s a fact that games are very much escapist fantasies, but eventually one gets bored

On The Horizon (Pt. 1)

The more things change, the more they stay the same, and the games due for release this year pretty much live by that sentiment. There are plenty of sequels due out over the coming weeks and months, but in amongst all of them are some

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On The Horizon – March 2011 (Part 1)

The more things change, the more they stay the same, and the games due for release this year pretty much live by that sentiment. There are plenty of sequels due out over the coming weeks and months, but in amongst all of them are some

Kami Nomi Zo Shiru Sekai (The World God Only Knows)

It’s funny how trends, tastes, and even perceptions can change over time. Less than a decade ago being called a geek, nerd or otaku was considered an insult, and while those terms have maintained their derogatory status to a degree (especially in Japan), the steady

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Kami Nomi Zo Shiru Sekai

[singlepic id=334 w=320 h=240 float=left] [singlepic id=335 w=320 h=240 float=center] It’s funny how trends, tastes, and even perceptions can change over time. Less than a decade ago being called a geek, nerd or otaku was considered an insult, and while those terms have maintained their

On The Horizon

Over the last few years there have been several noteworthy games that have graced our PC’s, consoles, and mobile devices, and 2011 looks to be no exception when it comes quality gaming. That said, there will undoubtedly be some clunkers in amongst all the shiny

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On The Horizon – February 2011

Over the last few years there have been several noteworthy games that have graced our PC’s, consoles, and mobile devices, and 2011 looks to be no exception when it comes quality gaming. That said, there will undoubtedly be some clunkers in amongst all the shiny

Densetsu no Yuusha no Densetsu

These days we often misuse words in ways that sometimes don’t make sense. Take “epic” for example, and think about all of the occasions where the term has been applied as a colloquialism that simply means “I enjoyed it” , “it was very good”, or

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Densetsu no Yuusha no Densetsu

[singlepic id=326 w=320 h=240 float=left] [singlepic id=327 w=320 h=240 float=center] These days we often misuse words in ways that sometimes don’t make sense. Take “epic” for example, and think about all of the occasions where the term has been applied as a colloquialism that simply