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Whether it's an RPG that tells a story over dozens of hours, or a strategy game that takes months to master, games are often a considerable time investment. For many people this is central to gaming's appeal. nowhere else in art can you find such complete worlds to lose yourself in or such stern challenges to overcome.


I usually don't like listening to outside music while I play games, and certainly not while I play atmospheric games like Limbo. And yet if I had to choose a soundtrack for Playdead's dark little game, I could think of worse albums than Radiohead's Amnesiac.


Is there anything worse than killing a child? It's one of the most reprehensible things a person can do. Not just in real life. Along with Golden Retrievericide, child-murder is one of the most double-secret-ultrabad things you can do in a movie, book or video game.