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Press Start: My favorite female game characters
Press Start: My favorite female game characters
With three noteworthy games starring women launching around the same time, Gazette columnist Jake Magee considers his favorite female characters in games.
Press Start: 'Sniper Elite 4' is a fun, shallow shooter
Press Start: 'Sniper Elite 4' is a fun, shallow shooter
Gazette gaming columnist Jake Magee writes that “Sniper Elite 4” shone brightest when it allowed him to do what the game handles best: sniping. Unfortunately, most other gameplay fell short.
The Get Down: Measuring the impact of blues music on modern pop culture
The Get Down: Measuring the impact of blues music on modern pop culture
Blues music has a lot more in common with pop music than you might think. In fact, without blues music, music as we know it would be entirely different.
Press Start: ‘Uncharted: Drake's Fortune’ did not age well
Press Start: ‘Uncharted: Drake's Fortune’ did not age well
It's a mystery how the "Uncharted" video game series got as popular as it did considering how bland the initial entry was—at least by today's standards, Gazette gaming columnist Jake Magee writes.
Press Start: Great games are releasing faster than we can play them
Press Start: Great games are releasing faster than we can play them
Great games are releasing faster than most fans can play them, which is a good problem to have, Gazette gaming columnist Jake Magee writes.
The Get Down: Touche Amore, Radiator Hospital, Curse Words, bummer jams
The Get Down: Touche Amore, Radiator Hospital, Curse Words, bummer jams
If you're feeling blue, these bands might just describe how you're feeling.
Press Start: It's time for shooters to return to real wars
Press Start: It's time for shooters to return to real wars
It's about time "Call of Duty" and "Battlefield" return to the historical settings that made them popular and successful in the first place, Gazette gaming columnist Jake Magee writes.
Press Start: Crafting the ultimate role-playing game
Press Start: Crafting the ultimate role-playing game
There's no such thing as a perfect game, role-playing or otherwise, but what if there was? Columnist Jake Magee tries to find out by dreaming about what makes up his ideal RPG.
The Get Down: The Sword, Ghost, Red Fang, metal
The Get Down: The Sword, Ghost, Red Fang, metal
These three metal bands are a little more palatable to someone whose taste in metal is limited, like me, but still know how to rip.
Press Start: Speedruns are a different way to enjoy gaming
Press Start: Speedruns are a different way to enjoy gaming
Speedruns take place when someone tries to complete a video game as fast possible. They are popular partly because they're fun to do and watch, writes Gazette gaming columnist Jake Magee.

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Press Start: My favorite female game characters
Press Start: 'Sniper Elite 4' is a fun, shallow shooter
Press Start: ‘Uncharted’ did not age well
Press Start: Games come out faster than we can play them
Press Start: It's time for shooters to return to real wars