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10 Video Game Cut Scenes That Were Better Than the Game Itself

Modern video gaming has become a medium for telling epic stories. Games have a length and immersion that you can’t find anywhere else. To help their tales move forward and find their pace, games like to break up the button-mashing with cutscenes. They’ve been doing this for decades, and it’s led to some jaw-dropping cinematic… Continue reading 10 Video Game Cut Scenes That Were Better Than the Game Itself

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10 Video Games That Changed How Games Are Played

More than any other artistic medium, video games are constantly reinventing themselves. Every week, developers release a new game with its own unique controls, goals, and interface. The movie experience, on the other hand, is one-size-fits-all; if you know how to watch Alice make her way through Wonderland, and you’ll do just fine watching Freddy… Continue reading 10 Video Games That Changed How Games Are Played

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Top 10 Insane Video Game Premises

Video games have been around for 50 years now, so most of us have grown accustomed to them. As long as sentient hedgehogs have been battling Russian scientists and children have been training electric mice to dogfight, it’s easy to overlook one absolutely insane fact: sentient hedgehogs have been battling Russian scientists, and children have… Continue reading Top 10 Insane Video Game Premises

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Top 10 Most Important Video Games Of The 1990s

The 1990s is the decade that genuinely allowed video games to thrive. With massive innovations in the arcades, the home console market, and PCs, thousands of games — good games — flooded the market. There are hundreds of top-tier games from the ’90s, but successful games don’t necessarily become important for the industry. These ten… Continue reading Top 10 Most Important Video Games Of The 1990s

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Top 10 Board Games That Take An Insane Amount Of Time To Play

Government lockdowns have rekindled people’s interest in board games like never before. Folks worldwide are returning to their old games, throwing dice and flicking spinners to have a jolly good time. That’s all well and good for the average tabletop gamer, but there’s a far more interesting aspect to the hobby. People have been pouring… Continue reading Top 10 Board Games That Take An Insane Amount Of Time To Play

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