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Nintendo’s 2nd Pillar – The Road Not Taken

This mysterious article was discovered in a singed copy of the October 2009 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly, a popular gaming magazine that ceased publication in January 2009 and did not resume until April 2010.   This magazine was found in a remote Russian scientific facility,…Read on!Nintendo’s 2nd Pillar – The Road Not Taken

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Gamepro Magazine “Letters of the Month” – April & June 2010

I’ve been following the Games Journalism work of John Davison since those classic 1up.com/EGM days, through his tenure at whattheyplay.com (useful to me as a parent of two kids myself). So it was with excitement that I saw him taking over the reins as editor-in-chief…Read on!Gamepro Magazine “Letters of the Month” – April & June 2010

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Game Press Appreciation – 1up Show Fan-Made Box Set

2020 UPDATE – Well as it turns out the newly relaunched EGM I mentioned in this article was only good for a few issues. The folks over at area5.tv are still there, however, having received my backing for their video game art and culture documentary…Read on!Game Press Appreciation – 1up Show Fan-Made Box Set

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Steam Sales, Jake Jabbs, and the Perceived Value of Intangible Items

Steam Sales Before I was recently was gifted my first gaming-capable-PC in a while, I watched the development of Steam, Valve’s online gaming digital distribution service, from the outside, as a skeptic.  I am more of a game collector than most of the gamers I…Read on!Steam Sales, Jake Jabbs, and the Perceived Value of Intangible Items