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Blog Herding: Community Edition 05/02/13

One of the popular topics of the week among the bloggers and reviewers was Injustice: Gods Among Us. If that doesn't interest you, there were certainly quite a few other interesting posts with some of the best ones featured here. Help support the Game Informer online community by reading and commenting on content provided by your fellow users.

Blog Herding Stats:

Period Reviewed: April 22 – April 28, 2013
Number of User Blogs: 57
Number of User Bloggers: 45
Number of User Blogs Herded: 8

Community Blogs:

All In The Name Of Progress
Marco Polo shares an interesting perspective on advances in technology, the impact it is having on the video game industry, and what we might expect from the next generation of gaming consoles.

The 3DS Is Totally Worth It
If you still haven't purchased a Nintendo 3DS even though it's been out for two years, GoldvsSilver explains why he thinks this portable gaming device is worth the money.

The Difference Between Assassin's Creed And Call Of Duty
John Wrek compares and contrasts two widely popular series with this blog about Assassin's Creed and Call of Duty, with results you may or may not agree with. Join the discussion and share your thoughts.

My Favorite Injustice Characters (So Far)
Those who know born4this know what a DC universe fan he is. It shouldn't be a surprise how much he is enjoying Injustice: Gods Among Us, as illustrated in this blog about his favorite characters.

Why Iwata Is Ahead Of The Curve By Changing Now
Stonecutters908 weighs in on Nintendo's decision to skip the traditional E3 presentation format and why he thinks this might be a good thing for the industry's biggest trade show event.

If A Zombie Has Warts, Would You Notice?
Kyle Wadsworth returns in familiar fashion with a photo-rich and entertaining blog chronicling his time playing Dead Island Riptide, the sequel to the hit zombie apocalypse game from 2011.

Top 10 Love Triangles
The master of top ten lists, thegodofwine7, takes a risqué approach with this somewhat mature look at his favorite love triangles, so reader discretion advised (even though he spares us the details).

Top 10 Trees In Gaming
We've seen top ten lists for all sorts of interesting collections, but never one quite as original as this list by xl9, which explores his favorite trees found in various video games. Who knew?

Community Reviews:

Injustice: Gods Among Us
The veteran fighting series should be feeling the pressure from Injustice: Gods Among Us, the new title from NetherRealm featuring a full roster of superheroes from the DC Universe.

The Great Indie Caper
One of the great GIO bloggers, David Chandler proves he can publish equally entertaining reviews with this analysis of Monaco, a stealth action video game developed by Pocketwatch Games.

Truth, Injustice, And The American Fighting Game Way
Another glowing review for Injustice: Gods Among Us, a game Cameron Koch calls one of the greatest comic book-inspired video games ever, and more than just a simple fighting game.

Eye Candy & Brawling Together In One Package
The Monster Hunter awards a mediocre score to Code of Princess, an action role-playing hack-and-slash video game for the Nintendo 3DS or available for download in the Nintendo eShop.

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Happy Blogging!

Your friendly neighborhood blogging community (04/22/13 – 04/28/13):
Apricot; Blue blood outbreak; born4this; Cameron Koch; Captain Super; cerpintaxman; cheesey200; Cru Hunter; Daniel; deckard; DoZo; FrankxthexBunny (2); Fry0127; General Mills44 (2); GoldvsSilver; hitchhikerwaffle; Jack Gardner; Jack Treese (2); Jeremy Sturgill; John Wrek (2); Jolt the Cynic; Juanolo; Kayla Herrera; Kyle Wadsworth; Le Shizno; LetMeGetToACheckpoint; LGAR; Luis E. Morales Falcon; Marco Polo; Mr Turkey; redlitez76; Romars; shadowBack; SJ Tech and Games (2); Skybreaker34; Stonecutters908; The Destroyer (4); thegodofwine7 (2); Tim Gruver (2); Timothy Repasky; Tren Frost (2); Wayne Strickland; xeno113; xl9 (2); and xTheCrowing.

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