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Posts Tagged ‘arcade games’

Distractions —

This post at Mentisworks, listing 27 of the top ‘artistic’ video games, has been much linked in the past day or so. It’s pretty cool; there are some excellent games on there–I might quibble with the inclusion of Orisinal, whose games are mostly orthodox though beautiful in style and execution, and September 12th which isn’t […]

La Règle du Jeu —

I finally played Puerto Rico, Andreas Seyfarth’s award-winning boardgame from 2002, over the weekend. I’ve had it sitting on my games shelf for well over a year, but for some reason I’d forgotten I’d never got around to giving it a try. On Saturday evening I was forcibly reminded of that reason. It wasn’t the […]