An E3 Retrospective in Photos
Jun22

An E3 Retrospective in Photos

                                   

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E3 2013 – Conference Day Guide
Jun11

E3 2013 – Conference Day Guide

  Let’s not forget that press conference day is more about flashy trailers and less about concrete information about games.  We’ll have more to report in that vein over the next few days, but for now let’s bask in the warmth of pre-rendered fluff!   MICROSOFT This was by far the best news out of their announcement, so I let it cut to the front of the line. What we saw looked so promising but the details give pause.  The...

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E3 2013 – Flights of Fancy: E3 Predictions Waiting to be Broken
Jun09

E3 2013 – Flights of Fancy: E3 Predictions Waiting to be Broken

  What you’re about to witness is an exercise par excellence in wishful thinking, an absurd series of thought experiments brought to their unreasonable conclusions.  Sensible predictions for other industries – release date fidelity, coherent digital strategies, exciting new IP’s – look downright shameful when entertained for the video game industry.  In a more caring, just world some of these predictions would come true…  ...

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E3 2013 – Playing Chicken: Console Pricing Predictions
Jun07

E3 2013 – Playing Chicken: Console Pricing Predictions

  With E3 now upon us, video game consumers have fixed their gaze on the future of the console industry.  Every year the number of early adopters – those that buy-in on the launch lineup – gets bigger and bigger.  This makes the next several months critical for those on the fence, even if it’s simply a matter of which console they get first.    NINTENDO NORMAL BUNDLE: 8 GB Wii U $200 ($100 price cut) PREMIUM BUNDLE: 32 GB...

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