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Looking Back On The Hypnotic Charm Of Breakout

Looking Back On The Hypnotic Charm Of Breakout

Pilgrim In The Microworld, a 1983 book by professor, sociologist, and musician David Sudnow, was far ahead of its time. As a book-length digression on a single video game—Breakout for the Atari 2600—it took the emerging medium seriously at a time when it was largely dismissed as a mere fad…

Kingdom Hearts 2 Is Full Of Bad Romances And Rad Bromances

Kingdom Hearts 2 Is Full Of Bad Romances And Rad Bromances

Square Enix The latest in the Boss Fight Books series, available tomorrow, is Kingdom Hearts II by veteran games writer Alexa Ray Corriea. In the exclusive chapter excerpt below, she discusses one of the most intriguing aspects of the Square-Disney crossover’s plot: eschewing boy-girl romance in favour of themes of…