Day: August 8, 2006

Video Game Media Watch Archives

G-Phoria 2006 Liveblogging

[UPDATE — 11:02 AM 8/9/06: Fixed some spelling, punctuation, and grammar errors brought on by fast typing] T-minus five minutes to go until 6 PM Eastern time, when G-Phoria ‘06 Premieres. Not sure why they didn’t choose to put this thing in prime time — if I were still working in an office, I wouldn’t […]

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MetaFuture Gets All Statistical

I love, love, LOVE MetaFuture’s new focus on compiling and recentering game review scores across publications. Sure, GameRankings is fine for compiling various reviews in one place and standardizing their scores, but any system that would count a 5/5 from Nintendo Power and a 6/10 from GameSpot with the same weight definitely has some problems […]

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Washington Post Covers Mario For Some Reason

You can only imagine my excitement when I opened up this Sunday’s Washington Post and saw a big article about Mario staring up at me from page, er, N12. OK, I’ll admit, I didn’t even hear about this article until I saw a link to it on Joystiq. I’m lucky if I get past the […]

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I’m Positively G-Phoric

As I write this, G-Phoria 2006 is less than four hours away, and I couldn’t be more excited! Well, actually, I probably couldn’t be much less excited. Actually actually, I have no basis for which to be excited or not. I’ve never actually watched a G-Phoria show, but the Spike TV Video Game Awards have […]

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