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Max Payne 3

By on July 2, 2013 at 12:27 pm

You know what I love? Characters that visibly holster their weapons. I love looking at my character’s body in a third-person game and seeing all the weapons and gadgets they have available actually attached to their body somewhere. Instead of guns and grenades disappearing into an invisible, TARDUS pocket, I love seeing that inventory of available equipment there in front of me. It isn’t just something that looks good, though; often it actually adds something to how the game feels to play.

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Manhunt

By on February 4, 2013 at 3:33 pm

Now that Australia finally has an R18+ rating, we head back to look at the most infamous banned game of all. Manhunt‘s mixed reception and bland sales meant that it caught everyone by surprise when it suddenly became the most controversial game ever released, seemingly almost directly responsible for the murder of a young boy. Now, ten years on, Manhunt is still so controversial that literally nobody was willing to speak on the record about their experiences developing, managing or selling the game. David Rayfield looks back in time.

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