October 30th

October 30th, 2011 | Posted by Katie Williams in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (Comments Off on October 30th)

Hello there! I’m Katie, and I’m doing Critical Distance duty today. We have a great selection of reads this week, so get comfortable and make yourself a cup of hot chocolate. (Hot chocolate is an excellent accompaniment to games criticism, and I should know; I’ve had three cups of it while compiling this list.) On …
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October 23rd

October 23rd, 2011 | Posted by Ian Miles Cheong in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (Comments Off on October 23rd)

Critical Distance is an attempt to curate the best videogame articles available on the web, to give you reading material that’s well worth your time. We hope to arrest your attention with what we’ve compiled in this edition of This Week in Videogame Blogging. First up is an insightful article by Maddy Myers on The …
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October 16th

October 16th, 2011 | Posted by Ben Abraham in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (Comments Off on October 16th)

Hello and welcome to #OccupyTWIVGB, where we’re interested in the best and brightest alternatives to the videogame review hegemony! Down with the 100 point scale! Up with rich description and analysis! Onward to an imaginative and constructively critical videogame future! Beginning our week of occupation and reclamation we start with the incredible engineering-and-technology informed criticism …
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October 9th

October 9th, 2011 | Posted by Ben Abraham in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (Comments Off on October 9th)

Good evening ladies and gentlemen and welcome to another instalment of This Week In Videogame Blogging. We’ve got some cool pieces this week, so let’s jump in the deep end. At the Vorpal Bunny Ranch blog, Denis Farr has been playing the first Metal Gear Solid for the first time. Here’s what has to say …
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October 2nd

October 2nd, 2011 | Posted by Ian Miles Cheong in This Week in Videogame Blogging: - (Comments Off on October 2nd)

Welcome to another installment of This Week in Videogame Blogging with appearances from some of our usual suspects as well as a few newcomers. It’s been awhile since I last curated this series—since June, if you’re keeping track—so I hope you’ll enjoy what we have on show in this week’s edition. After all, it’s only …
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