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A Lever and a Place to Stand: A Half-Life Replay

Give me a lever and a place to stand, and I can move the world.

–Archimedes of Syracuse

A “critical replay” of the Half-Life series, examining it as one of the foundational works of the gaming canon. Read more…

Academy Awards Profiles

It is what it is. Besides, it’s much more fun to bitch about it and look at the clothes.

–Pauline Kael on the Oscars (interview with Modern Maturity, 1998)

Profiles of Oscar nominees leading up to the awards show.

Important Games of My Childhood

An autobiography in video games. A story of the N64/Gamecube generation.

Quest For The Classics

Profiles on classic films from before 1955.