Pushing Buttons: Why linking real-world violence to video games is a dangerous distraction

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Can Abba really recreate the feel of a live concert using holograms 41 years after their last set?

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Gibbon: Beyond the Trees review – short, simple and lovely to play

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Gibbon: Beyond the Trees review – short, simple and lovely to play PC, Nintendo Switch (version tested), iPhone/iPad; Broken RulesA noble environmental message provides the basis for this delightfully Läs mer…

Best podcasts of the week: Penn Badgley goes back to school for tales of teenage cringe

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Geraldine Quinn: the 10 funniest things I have ever seen (on the internet)

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What can we learn from a new documentary on Elon Musk?

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Fish out your glasses! 3D movies are about to make a comeback

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Taking his advice was like ‘chewing broken glass’: the short life of dating guru Kevin Samuels

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Taking his advice was like ‘chewing broken glass’: the short life of dating guru Kevin Samuels The self-styled expert was quick to criticize Black women in the relationship sphere Läs mer…

Fifa believes it can make great sims without EA – but it should heed the fate of Championship Manager

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Trek to Yomi review – a tropey but reverent tribute to Japanese cinema

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Trek to Yomi review – a tropey but reverent tribute to Japanese cinema Xbox Series S/X, PlayStation 4/5, PC; Flying Wild Hog/ Devolver DigitalThis grainy, gore-soaked katana caper slowly Läs mer…

Electronic Arts ditches Fifa for future football games

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‘A revolution that never happened’: The Gunpowder Plot at the Tower of London

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Trolley Problem, Inc review – a thrill ride into the world of ethical dilemmas

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Trolley Problem, Inc review – a thrill ride into the world of ethical dilemmas Read Graves; Yogscast Games; WindowsPresenting a series of impossible choices, this darkly comedic game stretches Läs mer…

Forty years of joystick waggling: the glory of multi-sport video games

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The Guide #33: From Elden Ring to Tunic, 2022’s best games so far

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Best podcasts of the week: How a Mormon settlement descended into a haven for cults, cartels and killings

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Pushing Buttons: How Tomb Raider’s Lara Croft was let down by generic games

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Citizen Sleeper review – an evocative cyberpunk survival sim

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Square Enix sells its western studios and hits such as Tomb Raider for $300m

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‘It was the poor man’s studio’: how Amiga computers reprogrammed modern music

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; ‘It was the poor man’s studio’: how Amiga computers reprogrammed modern music It was grey, ugly and had 0.0128% of an iPhone’s memory. But the Amiga 500 defied its Läs mer…

The 10 best video games made in Australia – sorted

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Is anyone excited about Avatar 2, or is James Cameron’s 3D revolution doomed?

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Body shock: why Cronenberg’s kidney stones could be the saviour of NFTs

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Body shock: why Cronenberg’s kidney stones could be the saviour of NFTs He’s been incubating his latest work for the past two years. Now the Canadian film-maker is auctioning Läs mer…

The joy of Sega: why Sonic is such a tonic

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Nintendo Switch Sports review – the return of slapstick fun

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