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Red Dead Redemption 2 First Impressions

Red Dead Redemption 2 First Impressions

I played around six hours of this over 60 hour game. No Spoilers will be included.

“Red Dead Redemption 2”, Rockstar’s first new game since “GTA V” in 2013, has finally arrived. After a year delay, reports of 80 hour Read the rest

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Video Game Movies: Eternal Bad Time of the Gamer’s Mind

By John Messer, E23 Reporter

Video game movies are constant entries in the anthology of schlock. Time and time again, they fall just short of being good. A few do rise above the sludge; the first “Mortal Kombat” was decent Read the rest

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“Super Mario Odyssey” Review: Globe-trotting Good Fun

Super Mario Odyssey logo

By John Messer

I recall a while ago Nintendo claiming that “Super Mario Odyssey” would be a spiritual sequel to classics like “Super Mario 64” and “Super Mario Sunshine,” as opposed to more recent Mario games that have been considerably Read the rest

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“Carried Away”: A Short Review for a Little Game

The screenshot shows a half-built cartoon wooden structure on a snowy mountain.

By John Messer

Some of the first games I ever played were simple in-browser Flash games. These games were rudimentary but were enough to get my child self hooked on the interactive medium. Very popular among these were bridge builders, Read the rest

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The Current State of Microtransactions

By John Messer

We’ve all seen them. They’re too pervasive to miss. No free-to-play game would be complete without them: microtransactions. They’re growing in popularity, as the digital frontier makes implementation all the more manageable. Are they a nuisance or Read the rest

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Columbia College’s Midwest Campus Clash and Gaming Expo summons gamers from all over the country [Photo Gallery]

By Cameron Flatt, E23 Reporter

Midwest Gaming Expo

 

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E23’s Table Talk: Feb. 26, 2017

On this episode of E23’s Table Talk, host Jacob Douglas is joined by E23 staffers Sam Mosher and Ian Teoh to discuss video games being released in 2017.

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