Gamers, Gamers, & Gaming | Theater of War

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Though many video games do ignore the grim realities of armed conflict, games have the potential to provide some insight into the intensity of war.

Knack for Narrative: The Last of Us

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Today’s video games explore complex concepts and themes. The latest game to do so is The Last of Us, a gripping, emotional ride through a pos­tapocalyptic vision of America.

Hackers versus The Man | Games, Gamers, & Gaming

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A review of Android: Netrunner.

Game On: Adventures in a Virtual World | The Reader’s Shelf

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A list of titles focusing on video games, from a nostalgic love letter to geekdom’s past to a researcher dedicated to showcasing the real-world benefits of gaming.

Torchlight II | June 15, 2013

A review of Torchlight II.

Because Science Is Awesome | Games, Gamers, & Gaming | May 15, 2013

M. Brandon Robbins explores creative ways to meld STEM skills with gaming.

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

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

A discussion of sports video games from the August issue.

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