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  • FEAR 3 Review - The Parent's Guide to Video Games

    FEAR 3 Review Kid Safe: Low (3.0 / 10) Game Quality: High (8.5 / 10) Genre: First Person Shooter - These games are characterized by the viewpoint and weapons used in the title. In a first person shooter, you are looking down the barrel of a gun as though... More
  • Why Can't We Make Good Games Based On Other Media?

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    There are two sides to every story...some sides are darker than others.... Whether or not you enjoy anime, Japanese marketing strategies or the culture from the so-called "land of the rising sun," you will have to admit that they end up doing... More
  • Robot in the Corner Podcast: Episode 38

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    Episode 38 is available now. This week, we have a shorter show (busy weekend.) We talk about Trucks & Skulls (Angry Birds-like iOS game), visiting the Game Informer office (kinda), and we share the older games our listeners are interested in playing... More
  • 5 Reasons You Should Buy a Smart Phone (And Not the 3DS/Vita)

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    First of all, I have momentous news. I finally got a smart phone. For years I've been stuck with Sprint, a notoriously sh*tty cell phone provider. I want to dump them and switch to Verizon for the iPhone, but Sprint is just too good at being really... More
  • Custom GI Avatars: Back With the Most Requested Avatar

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    I'm back from last month's no show, and with the most requested avatar! I can't believe how lucky you are!

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  • Final Fantasy Protagonist Discussion

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    So GI posted a podcast about the Final Fantasy series and the discussions that they feel justify them as the best. The consensus was that Final Fantasy 6 is the best among the in the franchise. I can understand why this conclusion was reached. But let's... More
  • The News - 07.05.11 - The Parent's Guide to Video Games

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    Hello again, Parents and Gamers! While I will admit that I did not expect ANYTHING to happen over the course of the day, I am happy to say that we have one point of interest that many of you might enjoy. So, for those of you PlayStation 3 owners that... More
  • Morality in Games: Why Do I Have To Be Generic Hero Or Bland Bad Guy?

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    Ah, morality. An issue that games have tried to tackle, but rarely shown realistically. When done right, it brings a level of maturity and interactivity to games that no other medium could ever contend with. On the other hand, if gone about poorly, morality... More
  • Updates, Problems, and a Cool Little Group Idea.

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    First of all I'd like to blame Microsoft for making Windows the poop it is today. Thanks to Microsoft, my computer is being all Windows 7 on me and crippling my ability to make blogs, play games, and chat with friends. So, that's the main reason... More
  • The Old Republic guilds

    so in the forums section in PC gaming I just asked if anybody on the GIO community would like to join me in a guild, just go to the forum post for full stuff. More
  • The Quest 2: Part 11

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    Oh, hey. It’s the next part, I guess. I’m still torturing Harrison Ford with snake creatures. Oh, you thought I meant bat snakes? No. Let’s see, I see some snake dogs, snake spiders, snake bears, snake snakes(twice as snakey as your... More
  • The Shadows of the Damned Review

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    I've made a habit of reviewing small titles that fly under the radar, sales wise anyway. And Damned [I'm officially dubbing the title this] is probably no exception. It's also a game from Grasshopper Manufacture, my favorite up and coming... More