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So, Why was it shaped like a lunchbox? – The History of the Gamecube

Emily Rogers over at Dromble has written up probably the most extensive history of Nintendo’s cube. She goes into depth in ways that I would only dream of. Seriously, if you are a fan of Nintendo, care about gaming history, or just want to kill some time before you pass out tonight, give this a read.

 

The link is HERE

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The West isn’t so Wild Anymore…

Red Dead Redemption was, and still is, one of my favorite games in recent memory.  It created a fantastic world and a strong enough narrative that even when it does falter, you forgive it for the sake of the whole.  Here is a fantastic article from David Chandler that looks at the game as a mirror to the ending of the “wild west.”

 

http://www.awesomeoutof10.com/features/red-dead-redemption-the-twilight-of-the-west-in-a-digital-world/

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