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PAX East 2013: Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag Trailer Impressions

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Ubisoft received a lot of attention this weekend at PAX East 2013.  Their booth was really more like four booths, so it was hard to miss.  In the middle of the expansive expo hall, their massive exhibit stood as a centerpiece, showing off a few large upcoming projects, as well as some lesser-known titles on

Metal Gear Solid Rising: How Parrying Can Increase Your Self-esteem

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It shouldn’t even be a debate at this point.  I think we can all agree that ninjas, assassins, pirates, and robots are officially the four coolest jobs on the planet.  Imagine my delight when, last week, I had just finished playing a blockbuster title about a robot ninja when I saw a trailer for another title

Why I Can’t Beat Your Mom in Video Games

Look at all that science!

  Because I play so many games, whenever my friends become competitive in one, they naturally assume that I’ll be a worthy adversary.  While I understand the logic behind this conclusion, it is largely false.  In most games, my skill level should only be considered “upper average,” and I try to present it as such.