Day: February 21, 2005

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More Links

A few notable notes that I missed in the recent link flush: Coming Clean (Gamespot) No less than the executive editor of Gamespot writes an editorial on giving more disclosure about the time a reviewer spent on each game he reviews. I’m not sure this is such a good idea as a blanket policy — […]

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Link Flush

It’s been a busy month for writing about videogame journalism. I’ve wanted to write something more substantial about most of these, but the queue is getting much too large. Here’s a brain dump of my link list, with a few words about each Do Game Reviews Have To Be Puerile? (Kotaku) No, they don’t. There’s […]

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G4 Makes Me Cry

As I write my next post for this very blog, G4 is on in the background. A (vaguely interesting) special about a Madden football tournament has just transitioned into a piece about the “lingerie bowl,” a bunch of girls in bras and panties playing full contact football. Real life football… not video game football. This […]

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