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Super Smash Bros. Brawl

For many video game enthusiasts there is simply no bigger game than the Smash Bros series. What started as a low budget effort by Nintendo to produce a four player variation on the popular two-dimensional fighting game genre, has exploded into one of the most highly anticipated and wildly popular game series in history. The […]

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Super Smash Bros Brawl: The Subspace Emissary

There is no story more eloquently told in the medium of the video game than the tale of the hero. Virtually every narrative video game made today is a take on the heroic epic which forms the foundation of literature and informs modern storytelling. The Smash Bros. series is popular franchise of fighting games which […]

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The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass

In 2003, Nintendo launched the sailing adventure The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker for Nintendo Game Cube. The game was a great success, but its cartoonish cel-shaded art direction, humor-filled script, and ocean-centric game play was a great departure from previous Zelda games. Though the entry in the franchise received some fallout from fans […]

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The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

In the early 1980’s, most video games had simplistic stories, if any at all. Many times the story had to be implied from on screen action. Sometimes this implication was a stretch. Applying narrative themes to a game like Pong was a challenge. We’d be willing to give it a try, but any expounding on […]

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