Posts Tagged: gameeditorials

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Mojang, please add ships to Minecraft!

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Minecraft is one of the best games I’ve ever played, hands-down.  But however great this game may be, it still has a few faults, and the game’s lackluster seafaring is, in my opinion anyway, the biggest of them. Minecraft boats are probably the saddest vehicles in all of gaming, or really close to it.  They’re […]

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New World of Warcraft expansion? No thanks

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The internet is abuzz today after the website MMO-Champion revealed that Blizzard has allegedly trademarked the name “Warlords of Draenor,” and registered the web domain as well.  But while some gamers have gotten excited about the possible new expansion pack, with Blizzcon coming up next week and a possible World of Warcraft- related announcement on the […]

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Fallout 4: a wishlist

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Fallout 4 is currently under development at Bethesda, but details regarding the next installment in the famed post-apocalyptic roleplaying game have been scarce. Still, despite the lack of information about the game, I do know one thing about it beyond any shadow of doubt: Bethesda will most likely screw it up. I’ve never really been much of […]

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A new Civilization 5 expansion: a wishlist

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If you’re a big fan of the Civilization franchise of games, you’ve probably seen the news that a new expansion pack for Civilization V, tentatively titled One World, is possibly on the way.  If this turns out to be true, fans will soon be treated to a whole new batch of fresh content for the award-winning strategy […]

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How many of the ten worst genocidal leaders played video games?

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In the past thirty years, a wide array of individuals and organizations have tried pinning all of the world’s violence on video games, claiming that by simply playing violent games, a person is somehow more likely to turn into a heartless psychopath hellbent on killing everyone and everything they see.  Of course, we all know […]

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A senator says video games cause violence… sigh

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I remember it like it was yesterday.  The year was 1993 — I was thirteen years old — and I was celebrating either my birthday or Christmas (they’re pretty close together).  My parents gave me a Super Nintendo game that at the time was shocking and exciting, but I mainly remember it because each time […]