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When The FCC Acknowledges Game Accessibility, Everyone Wins

A little while ago, I had the honor of interviewing Ian Hamilton and Jonard La Rosa about Accessibility Jam, which encouraged game designers to create games that were accessible for...Read More

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Come See Pixelkin and Play Thousands of Games at the Seattle Retro Gaming Expo

The Seattle Retro Gaming Expo is coming up on June 28th-29th! If you’re in the Seattle area and you want to meet up with local gamers—well, you’re already coming, right?Read More

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"None of the characters kill. It's the war that kills." Kevin Erwin and the Making of Valiant Hearts

From 1914 to 1918, Europe was ravaged by a war that cost 16 million lives. Though World War I is often overshadowed by World War II in history classes and pop culture,...Read More

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Games Instead of Tests in American Schools

If you’re one of the many, many people who think high-stakes American testing needs some work…well, you might be surprised at some of the possible solutions we’re coming up with....Read More

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Designing Apps to Keep Kids Healthy: An Interview with Wellapets Creator Alex Ryu

In April we reviewed Wellapets, a game that’s fun and teaches kids how to handle asthma. We talked to Alex Ryu, the CEO and Co-Founder of Wellapets maker LifeGuard Games. Ryu...Read More

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It Was Hard to Choose—6 Great Games From E3 2014

E3 is gaming’s big event of the year. Held in Los Angeles, California, it’s a trade show where many companies make their big announcements and debut the games that will...Read More

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15 Games We're Psyched for After E3

Last week was the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in LA, and many of the biggest game companies in the world announced their upcoming titles. Here’s a list of the (non-M-rated)...Read More

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6 Games to Play if you like Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones fans just sat down for the season finale, and maybe…just maybe…you’re all looking for something to fill the emptiness inside. We suggest video games! Here are six games...Read More

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Assassin's Creed Unity Disappoints With Its Lack of Female Characters

One of the biggest uproars to come out of this year’s E3 is the announcement that Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed Unity won’t have playable female assassins. Not even in co-op mode. This...Read More

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Welcome to Guardian Games Week

If you haven’t yet, you might want to check out the UK Guardian’s Game Week! The Guardian, a British news site, will be covering special topics such as sex and...Read More