Send News. Want a reply? Read this. More in the FAQ.   News Forum - All Forums - Mobile - PDA - RSS Headlines  RSS Headlines   Twitter  Twitter
Customize
User Settings
Styles:
LAN Parties
Upcoming one-time events:
Harrisburg, PA 09/18
Greenbelt, MD 11/06

Regularly scheduled events

Op Ed

Polygon - Gaming's favorite villain is mental illness, and this needs to stop.
If you encounter a game that deals with issues of mental health, chances are itís a horror game. The genre loves to play around with mental illness; specifically the vague, generalized Saturday Morning Cartoon-style "insanity" that doesnít match any real definition of the term. In fact, the concept of sanity is so ubiquitous within the genre as a thematic, narrative and mechanical device that several horror games feature [in]famous "sanity meters;" literally a way to quantify how "crazy" characters are.

Shacknews.com - Opinion: What happened to episodic games? Thanks nin.
...Sin Episodes...

Email Digg Facebook Twitter   Share More    


 

  
   Current Headlines
METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN Released
Battlefield 4 Night Operations Released
Star Wars Battlefront Beta Next Month
Killing Floor 2 Free Content Pack
Hyperspace Pinball This Month
Tom Clancy's EndWar Online Beta
Act of Aggression Launch Trailer
Assassin's Creed Syndicate Trailer
Evening Crowdfunding Roundup
On Sale
Evening Patches
Evening Interviews
Evening Consolidation
Evening Mobilization
Evening Metaverse
Evening Tech Bits
Evening Safety Dance
Evening Legal Briefs
etc., etc.
Into the Black
  

 



footer

Blue's News logo