Month: October 2006

Video Game Media Watch Archives

IGN Plays Dummy Article

I have no recollection of where I found this link, but its existence made me smile when I saw it sitting in my bookmarks today. I hope it does the same for you.

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Video Game Media Watch Archives

Battle of the Bully Descriptions

“Is a video game that glorifies bullying suitable for Florida teenagers? A circuit court judge in Miami-Dade County hopes to figure that out this afternoon.” -Bridget Carey, who has not played the game, in the Miami Herald “Except — whoops — here’s the thing: It turns out the game doesn’t glorify bullying at all.” -Clive […]

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Of the Moment
Video Game Media Watch Archives

Competition Diss of the Moment

“Still, this feels more like an opportunity missed than something that demystifies an industry that suffers from more than its fair share of working myths” -A review of Paid to Play in the latest Edge Magazine (November 206, #168, pg. 22). The issue comes with a 32-page guide to working in the game industry titled […]

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