June 27th

June 27th, 2010 | Posted by Ben Abraham in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (Comments Off on June 27th)

A short post this week as a whimsy seems to have overtaken the blogosphere like a blanket. I’d blame the giant come-down period that is post-E3, if I had to guess. Michael Abbott at The Brainy Gamer argues that Final Fantasy XIII is “a game that unfolds its narrative, not merely to extend gameplay, but …
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June 20th

June 20th, 2010 | Posted by Ben Abraham in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (Comments Off on June 20th)

Coming to you slightly behind schedule this week thanks to a certain winter-time festival in my home town, It’s This Week in Videogame Blogging with only the best writing about videogames the internet had to offer this week. The first piece from this week is Matthew Kaplan’s post on the Game In Mind blog asking …
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June 13th

June 13th, 2010 | Posted by Ben Abraham in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (Comments Off on June 13th)

Before we get into the meat of this week’s post, a big hello to our favourite Kotaku intern, Lauren, who we know is a huge fan. Hi Lauren! Denis Farr at the Vorpal Bunny Ranch wrote this week about an experience he had on a commuter train. I‘ll bet many readers will have had a …
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Jim Rossignol began this week with a bang, asking at Rock Paper Shotgun “Where are the road  games?” . You could ask this of just about any well defined film genre, but road films do seem particularly adaptable to games – as he spells out here. LB Jeffries has a lengthy essay for PopMatters this week, …
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