Game Theory: Why You Play Video Games

Game Theory: Why You Play Video Games

It's the most fundamental question we can ask: Why do you play video games? Because they're fun? That's just the beginning. Video ...

Diablo II Review – The Completionist

Diablo II Review - The Completionist

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Play-Select: #46 Tales from the Borderlands, No Man’s Sky & Metal Gear Snatchers!

Play-Select: #46 Tales from the Borderlands, No Man's Sky & Metal Gear Snatchers!

We're back, we check out games, dance and more! Japanese Games and Western Games a plenty!

Game Theory: Why You Play Video Games

Game Theory: Why You Play

Posted by Marulu on Jan 2, 20141
Diablo II Review – The Completionist

Diablo II Review - The

Posted by Marulu on Jan 2, 20142
Play-Select: #46 Tales from the Borderlands, No Man’s Sky & Metal Gear Snatchers!

Play-Select: #46 Tales from the

Posted by Marulu on Jan 2, 20143


Game Theory: Skyrim, On the Subject of Arrows and Knees

Game Theory: Skyrim, On the Subject of Arrows and Knees

The knees of Skyrim are facing a crisis and only Game Theory knows who is behind the arrow attacks. We’re looking at Viking culture, law, and medicine, the history of archery, and knee anatomy to finally put a stop to this overused...

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Game Theory: A Merry Racist Jynx-mas

Game Theory: A Merry Racist Jynx-mas

Rhyming couplets, international holiday racism, and Pokemon: The perfect recipe for a seasonal episode. It’s Pokemon Part 3: Part 2: The Game Theory Christmas Special, Starring...

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Game Theory: Final Fantasy 7, Shinra, Mako, and Oil

Game Theory: Final Fantasy 7, Shinra, Mako, and Oil

World-dominating utility companies? Sounds farfetched. But there may be a little more reality that you’d expect in the seventh installment of the Final Fantasy series. A formerly unreleased episode that I’ve updated, check out Game Theory’s second look at Sephiroth and the Midgar...

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Game Theory: Star Fox, Do a Barrel Roll

Game Theory: Star Fox, Do a Barrel Roll

When is a barrel roll not a barrel roll? When it’s in Star...

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Game Theory: League of Legends, Champion Showdown

Game Theory: League of Legends, Champion Showdown

This week, it’s a 5v5 match of Legendary proportions. Which champions in the League of Legends would win based on their real-world lore? Will good or evil triumph? Find out on today’s episode of Game...

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Game Theory: Castlevania, Dracula Spectacula

Game Theory: Castlevania, Dracula Spectacula

I’m a Vlad-aholic. So, in honor of a (belated) Halloween, we’re looking at the ENTIRE Castlevania franchise, nearly 40 games, to see which version of Dracula stays the most loyal to Bram Stoker’s original novel. The answer may surprise...

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Game Theory Episode 22: Pokemon Part 3

Game Theory Episode 22: Pokemon Part 3

Is Pokemon racist? We’re covering everything from religion and world history to opera, Norse mythology, and 90s fashion to find out! Eleven years after Jynx was accused of being based on black stereotypes, how well does the argument hold...

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Game Theory: Pokemon, PETA, and Plasma (Pokemon, Part 2)

Game Theory: Pokemon, PETA, and Plasma (Pokemon, Part 2)

Are Pokemon battles gaming’s equivalent of a blood sport? Does the series teach neglect towards animals? And is Team Plasma, the self-proclaimed Pokemon Liberators, the true heroes of the Poke-verse? Find out this week, during part 2 of our Pokemon...

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Game Theory: Pokemon vs. Evolution (Pokemon, Part 1)

Game Theory: Pokemon vs. Evolution (Pokemon, Part 1)

Scientific brainwashing. Animal brutality. Racism?! For such an adorable game, Pokemon sure is controversial. But do the haters have a case here? This week starts a Pokemon trilogy where we look at the complaints made against Pikachu and the gang. Is this game pro-science propaganda or have creationists been skipping their biology...

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Game Theory Mini-sode: Foldit

Game Theory Mini-sode: Foldit

Last week, gamers, after only three weeks, solved a problem that has stumped scientists for over a decade. Since I’m hard at work on an upcoming trilogy of episodes, we take a brief look at Foldit, the online program that is turning molecular science into a...

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