July 31st

July 31st, 2011 | Posted by Ben Abraham in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (Comments Off on July 31st)

Another week, another selection of the most interesting piece of games writing from around the blogipelago. Let’s see what the cat dragged in… First must-read (or must see, in this case) this week is Greg J. Smith at Serial Consign looking at a series of videos analysing the spatial geography of the sets in Kubrik’s …
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Welcome to another instalment of This Week in Videogame Blogging with me, your host, and and all your favourite pieces of videogame blogging and criticism from around the web. Okay, so everyone’s read this piece by now, yeah? Jonah Weiner at the New York Times profiles the Adams brothers, Zach and Tarn, behind the cult …
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July 17th

July 17th, 2011 | Posted by Ben Abraham in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (Comments Off on July 17th)

Hello dear readers! Did you miss me? The UK treated me just fine so I’m back and alive and raring to go. I got to meet at least one Critical Distance reader while in the UK too. Hey Dimitrios, always happy to be nestled in warm and snugly in your RSS reader every week. First! …
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July 10th

July 10th, 2011 | Posted by Kris Ligman in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (Comments Off on July 10th)

Welcome once again to This Week in Video Game Blogging, the best of the best of games journalism, criticism, and commentary from across the web! Let’s get started. With the rerelease of Ocarina of Time for the 3DS, we start out tonight with a couple of commentary pieces about ol’ Hyrule. First up is Mitch …
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This has been a big week for gaming in the U.S., with the Supreme Court ruling 7-2 to strike down the California law censoring the sale of violent video games to minors. You can read the opinions here. Michael “Brainy Gamer” Abbott discusses both the good and bad of the ruling. Dan Apczynski at Gamer …
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