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Why Microsoft Needs To Take Points Off Of Xbox Live

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Xbox Live has enough problems, it doesn't need Points on top of that.

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The Case Against Multiplayer Games

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Multiplayer lets you share your incompetence and misanthropy with the entire world. Great, because we didn't already have that.

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Here’s Why I Won’t Be Reviewing ‘Splinter Cell: Blacklist’ (UPDATED)

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Ubisoft decides if you dislike digital torture with no scientific or factual basis in reality, you must not like awkward political realities. Sure, right.


Ugh, Horror Movie Season Is Coming

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Not because I'm scared of the movies. But because I'm afraid of the boring "horror" movies I might have to sit through.

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The Nerd-Shamers Are Now Going After Women. Uh, Yay?

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A writer from 'Girls' would like to tell other women how much they suck. But to nerds, it's a very, very familiar refrain.

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Five Ways Military Shooters Are Starting To Cross The Line

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FPS games are fun. It's when they start pretending they're reality that maybe we need to start asking a few hard questions.

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Are Used Games Really Pushing Consoles Towards Multiplayer?

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Frontier Developments' David Braben recently weighed in on why so, so many games are going with a deep multiplayer mode at the possible cost of a strong single-player campaign.

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