Games and Violence: Games, Gamers & Gaming | March 15, 2013

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Addressing charges of a connection between video games and violence.

The Walking Dead: Games, Gamers & Gaming | February 2013

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Taking the Walking Dead game out for a test run.

FTL: Faster Than Light | Games, Gamers, & Gaming | January 2013

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Assessing the strategy game FTL: Faster Than Light

Disney Delving Deeper into Gaming

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The Walt Disney Company January 15 announced the future launch of Disney Infinity, a line of video games that would mix characters from its numerous film properties, e.g., Pirates of the Caribbean’s Jack Sparrow sharing an adventure with Toy Story’’s Buzz Lightyear. The AP quotes Disney-Pixar animation chief John Lasseter as saying that the new […]

Bridging Generations | November 15, 2012 | Games, Gamers & Gaming

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Botanicula, a game for kids that “will appeal to a wide range of age groups and can serve as a bridge between generations by letting parents play alongside their kids.”

Deck-Building Games | Games, Gamers, & Gaming | October 15, 2012

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Deck-building games lend themselves to use by library patrons.

Games, Gamers & Gaming: Experimental Games, September 15, 2012

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A look at games that don’t fit easily into established genres

Games, Gamers, & Gaming: Home Field Advantage, August 2012

A discussion of sports video games from the August issue.

Games, Gamers & Gaming: Armchair Action Heroes, Pt. 1

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Games, Gamers & Gaming: Armchair Action Heroes, Pt. 1

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