Day: January 11, 2005

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Edited and Published

Video game journalism is growing in relevance and respect with every passing day. Want evidence? How about an article from newspaper trade magazine Editor and Publisher that calls video games “the latest arts beat.” NEW YORK If the phrase “grand theft auto” makes you think of larceny and not entertainment, it’s a safe bet you’re […]

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One Story, Two Headlines

The Jan. 5 press release from Nintendo couldn’t spin it much more clearly. The nutshell version: Sales of 1.3 million Nintendo DS systems and 8 million Game Boy Advance systems and lots of games in the pipeline for each means a “strong holiday season” for the Nintendo camp. The GamesIndustry.biz headline hypes the Nintendo hype: […]

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