Tag : videogames

Video games as art

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Bradley discusses the artistic value of video games and argues for displaying them in museums.  For a gallery with the word literally in its name, the Tate isn’t very modern. It’s all a bit samey. Behold one thing unexpectedly on top of another thing. Over here is a domestic appliance … Read More

X-COM 2: How the war was lost

2 years ago / 0 comments

In preparation for XCOM 2, I went back to 2012’s XCOM: Enemy Unknown to try the apparently canonical ‘Impossible’ difficulty one more time. Unsurprisingly, the first mission ended how it usually does. By turn five, Rookie Harry Turner, faced with the deaths of his three comrades at the hands of … Read More

Review: Fallout 4

2 years ago / 0 comments

Bethesda engines has recently released a new game to add to the Fallout series, Fallout 4. The official release date was November 10th. When I found out this game was being made a while back I was intrigued and curious over what the developers could possibly do to improve from … Read More

Old school gaming

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Super Mario 64 This little guy in a red cap and dungarees is literally the king of childhood video gaming. While Mario Kart might be the game that most people remember, Super Mario 64 was a literal game changer when it was released in 1997 and became the best selling … Read More

Videogames | Elder Scrolls Online – Preview

4 years ago / 0 comments

LSi was given access to the Elder Scrolls Online (ESO) Beta last weekend and as far as first impressions go, Bethesda made a pretty good one.  Quick loading times, beautiful landscapes, and it will even run on a slightly knackered Macbook Air. It seems as though the bugs, endless loading … Read More