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  • Blogs

    January 26, 2011

    7 Racist Video Games You Had No Idea Were Racist

    ​Racism isn't always obvious. From time to time, a number of blatantly racist video games are released, and everyone goes apeshit. There are rare situations, however, when the racism isn't as obvious. These are the situations in which thoughtless stereotypes are used, or when games touch upon infl ... More >>

  • Culture

    December 30, 2010

    'Congratulations On Your Recent Death!'

    A list of lists from our Heard Mentality blog's culture coverage

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2010

    10 Video Game Halloween Costumes--For Your Dog!

    So, because Halloween is approaching and you're a video game addict, does it also mean that your dog needs to be subjected to humiliation? Of course it does! There are way too many lists out there featuring great video-game related Halloween costumes, but not a single one for man's best friend. So, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2010

    10 Things You Did Not Know About Metroid

    The original Metroid is one of those rare classic games that continue to resonate in the hearts of gamers to this very day. Whether it is the non-linear gameplay or the surprise ending that shocked gamers around the world, Metroid moved video gaming as an entertainment medium forward, making simple ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2010

    Every Video Game Reference in "Scott Pilgrim vs the World"

    ​So the film sort of flopped during its opening weekend, but video game fans were in for a treat with the recent release of Scott Pilgrim vs the World. Considering the countless number of video game references there are in the movie, it is no surprise that comic author Bryan Lee O'Malley and movie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2010

    10 Video Games Series That Have Not Modernized Well

    Video Games have come a long way since its simple beginnings as a missile simulator on a cathode ray. Nowadays, we have photorealistic graphics, motion control, HD, 3D, HDD, and all sorts of crazy acronyms with the letter 'd' in it. Video games are a rapidly evolving medium. While this means that up ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2010

    Top Five Most Interesting Video Game Moms

    Mother's Day is just around the corner, and it's the one time of year in which you have the opportunity to express your love and respect for the woman that raised and nurtured you. Whether you celebrate this day with breakfast in bed, family gatherings, or macaroni cards, your mother deserves to be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2010

    Admit it, These Video Games Made You Cry

    There's nothing to be ashamed about, some video games make you cry. Unlike movies or books, games have a remarkable ability to do more than expressing a story to the viewer. They transform the viewer into an active member of the story, strengthening the link between the player and the fiction. Wheth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2010

    Five Ways Nintendo Can Avoid Screwing Up the 3DS

    The recent announcement of Nintendo's newest handheld, the Nintendo 3DS, has set the internet on fire. However, Nintendo hasn't released a single ounce of information about its next system other than the fact that it'll use 3D without the use of special glasses.Although little is known about the Nin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2009

    Five Regrettable Music/Video Game Moments

    ​Motörhead are currently on tour (including a stop at the House of Blues in Anaheim), they also play a role in upcoming action/adventure game Brütal Legend, out next week on Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 (we got a chance to play it at Comic-Con this year, it's a fun, straight-forward beat 'em up wi ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 5, 2008
  • Music

    October 4, 2007

    Sprawl of Sound

    Heavenly Beats, Demonic Metal, Slack Clergy: Absorbing Seattle’s Decibel Festival, Assessing Disney’s HOB Flub, Heeding Lazy Preacher

  • Culture

    June 10, 2004

    Art as Terror

    Call it performance art: Feds subpoena UCI artist in their case against artists

  • Culture

    March 13, 2003

    Living With the Media

    Todd Gitlin urges you to get comfortable with the monster

  • Culture

    December 20, 2001

    Used to Be a Skate Shop

    23 Gallery is ready to make you famous

  • Columns

    October 28, 1999
  • Features

    July 29, 1999