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Blog Herding: Community Edition 07/14/11

by Annette Gonzalez on Jul 14, 2011 at 07:00 AM

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Check out this week's community blog picks. Happy reading!

Am I A Girl [Woman] Gamer? More Like A Gamer Who Happens To Be Female....
Oni no Tenshi discusses gaming identifiers.

Why Emotional Moments In Gaming Are Stronger Than In Movies

The interactive element of games just give those heartwrenching moments an additional kick. Thatfoxguy explains.

Advice For Blogging
Apozem dishes out a few tips on creating better blogs. Also, check out his picks for great Android apps.

The Appeal Of Video Games

Brawldud's first blog goes over the very reasons why we're so drawn to video games.

Custom GI Avatars: Back With The Most Requested Avatar

TurdFurgy brings back custom avatars! Check out his latest creations!

Perfectionist Gamers
Would you consider yourself a completist? Do you reset your game for making the wrong dialogue choice in a morality-driven game? Jack, The Quixotic Gamer explains this special breed of gamer.

If I Could Design A Game - Concept #3: Lawless
Vurtax's blog series issues fresh ideas for games. Check out his idea for an FPS titled Lawless.

Being A Better Battlefield Player
o_JMan240_o provides a few tips on succeeding on the Battlefield.

Community Podcasts

The 4th Floor Episode 13: The Unluck of the Irish, Episode 14: The Fortnight

CinEffect Podcast Episode #5: Super 8, L.A. Noire, I Saw The Devil, Metro 2033, and The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, Episode 6: The Tree of Life, X-Men: First Class, Operation Rainfall, Trenched, and Triangle

Gameinformer Online Radio Episode 18, Episode 19-2

Robot in the Corner Episode 37, Episode 38, Episode 39

Overcast Episode 17: Things and the Ben Hanson E3 interview

Staff blogs you may have missed: Reiner takes a look at DC Comics' rebooted universe. Kato analyzes the rocky situation at Disney Interactive and discusses missed gameplay opportunities in L.A. Noire.

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