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Four Games That Resonate (And One I Hate) As I Celebrate Juneteenth

Four Games That Resonate (And One I Hate) As I Celebrate Juneteenth

Juneteenth, once an obscure, informal holiday celebrating Black freedom, is now bigger than it’s ever been. It commemorates when the last enslaved people in Texas, the final Confederate state, were set free on June 19th, 1865. Today, on this year’s Juneteenth, countries around the world are reckoning with anti-Black histories,…

Wolfenstein’s Best Hidden Feature Is All The Facist-Friendly Pop Songs

Wolfenstein’s Best Hidden Feature Is All The Facist-Friendly Pop Songs

It’s kind of funny that video games still have collectibles. As their worlds become more detailed and awe-inspiring, it can seem tedious to still be reminded to turn around so you can gather more digital widgets. But the Wolfenstein series does collectibles well, using them to flesh out the game’s…

Wolfenstein 2, Six Months Later

Wolfenstein 2, Six Months Later

It’s been six months since Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus launched for PC, Xbox One and PS4. This sequel to 2014’s Wolfenstein: The New Order appeared during a tense time in US politics, promoted and released while racism and white nationalism were at the forefront of Americans’ minds. Here’s how…