I know full well that this is going to make me sound like an old man, but I’m going to say it anyway: people don’t read enough these days. People are arguably reading less, and according to a 2013 study by the U.S. Department of Education and the National Institute of Literacy, 32 million adults […]
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Video games are a tempting target when senseless, violence acts happen in our society. The violence in many of them gives a tantalizing link to the violence of real life, and those searching for simple solutions to complex problems hone in on those imagined links. However, these arguments share the faults of many other such […]
I’ve got to say, as far as I can tell, Ubisoft’s fictional country of Kyrat is looking pretty damn unique. That’s not too surprising either; the Far Cry franchise is known for it’s incredibly unique characters and locales, and it looks like we’re about to experience more of the same. Sounds good to me. I’ve […]
Video games are very much about fulfilling fantasies. Some of us play soldiers, running around in increasingly exotic locations. Some of us play wizards, casting spells and slaying goblins. Some of us even play sports games, because there’s nothing more difficult than picking up a basketball in real life and shooting some hoops with friends. […]
Vincent Pontbriand, senior producer on Assassin’s Creed: Unity, recently “announced” that his team decided to lock the frame-rate and resolution between the Xbox One and Playstation 4 versions of the game. Assassin’s Creed: Unity will run at a resolution of 900p and a frame rate of 30 frames per second. The question is, why did […]