Day: August 11, 2006

Video Game Media Watch Archives

Where Does the Time Go?

The threads of Chuck Klosterman’s recent musings on the Lester Bangs of Game Journalism are surprisingly still unraveling. The always-excellent Jim Rossignol jumps off from a bit of Clive Thompson’s response to Klosterman to speculate on the question of depth and breadth of experience among game reviewers. The longer games take to play, or books […]

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Video Game Media Watch Archives

Holy Difference of Opinion, Batman!

“I couldn’t disagree more with this bunch of haters” -Jennifer , in her review of Dance Factory (7.5) disagrees with Robert (3.o) and Jared (2.0) “What the…? These guys are way off” -Jeremy, in his review of Deep Labyrinth (7.5) disagrees with Greg S. (2.0) and Jay (3.0) In general, Electronic Gaming Monthly’s reviewers are […]

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