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GameCrank: The Right to Feel Awesome

Patrick

December 22, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

It's no secret that a lot of games these days are about power fantasy, about putting you in the shoes of some unstoppable, tough-as-nails tough guy who you wish you could be. It's one of the most potent forms of escapism there is: ...

GameCrank: Has Sonic Been Saved? Part 2

Patrick

December 7, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Welcome back. I believe that the Sonic franchise is currently at risk. It's stagnating. While his recent games have been great, they haven't been too bold, and mostly they've just been building off of previous failures. I re...

GameCrank: Has Sonic Been Saved? Part 1

Patrick

November 28, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

I've said it before and I'll say it again: introductions to "Sonic the Hedgehog" are pointless. We all know who he is. We all know the franchise has a problem. We all (should) know that his games mostly stink. However, most of ...

GameCrank: Hate the Immitators, not the Creators

Patrick

November 16, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

I hate "Call of Duty." I hate "Halo." I hate "Gears of War." Why do I hate them, do you ask? Well, according to popular Internet culture, I'm supposed to hate them because they've "ruined the video game industry". They're "u...

Apple Dazzles at WWDC

Geoff Grady

October 17, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

  By Geoff Grady The newest iPhone may not be the "iPhone 5" that everyone was expecting, but Apple was still able to impress its audience by announcing the new iPhone 4S at their Apple Worldwide Developers Conference on Tuesday, October 10th. ...

GameCrank Editorial: Violence in Video Games

Patrick

June 15, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

I want you to do a little experiment. Go to your nearest game retailer--Best Buy, Gamestop, it doesn't matter--and take a look at the game rack. Try to pick a shelf in the Xbox 360 or Playstation 3 section. Notice those large le...

GameCrank: MadWorld Review

Patrick

June 13, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

"MadWorld," rated M for mature, is the kind of game that makes me mad at just about everyone who's ever reviewed it. When this game was released more than two years ago, everybody was talking about it and everyone had some sort...

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