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Thralled Finds A Home On Ouya

Video: Thralled — the chilling indie game about a runaway slave who’s also a mother — has found a home on Ouya. Lead developer Miguel Oliveira tells Kotaku that Thralled will be an exclusive in exchange for the console company’s support and that he expects a release later this year.

Things Get Weird When You Look At Pokémon As An Allegory For Slavery

Things Get Weird When You Look At Pokémon As An Allegory For Slavery

Unlike the Pokemon games before it, Pokémon Black/White almost explored something interesting: why we catch Pokemon, and whether or not keeping/battling with them is “okay.” But before the games said anything meaningful or deep, they took the easy route and made Team Plasma — the group intent on “liberating” Pokémon…