Day: February 10, 2005

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Good Gamers, Bad Game Reviewers?

Adrenaline Vault’s Bob Mandel posted an interesting think piece last weekend regarding whether or not good gamers make good game reviewers. The article’s main argument is that the skills needed to succeed at games are different than those needed to succeed at reviewing. There are certain personality traits that often go with being a top […]

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Interviewees: Doing the Scum's Job

Came across this gem from IGN’s Ivan Sulic while looking through my referral links. Ivan’s words in bold: Do Work For Me To whom it may concern, My name is Kyle Orland. I’m doing some research for a feature article on my weblog, The Video Game Ombudsman (http://vgombud.blogspot.com). The feature will focus on video game […]

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