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11/21/2017 02:42 PM
PODCAST: How Video Games Are Entrepreneurial - Forbes

Forbes

PODCAST: How Video Games Are Entrepreneurial
Forbes
Entrepreneurship may not be the first thought that comes to mind when talking about video games, but it's one of the best fields for that type of thinking. Satchell Drakes and Matt Perez discuss the indie game scene and the opportunities present for ...


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11/21/2017 09:33 PM
Lawmakers: Those 'pay-to-play' video games are really just gambling for teens - Hawaii News Now

Metro

Lawmakers: Those 'pay-to-play' video games are really just gambling for teens
Hawaii News Now
Hawaii lawmakers are hoping to crackdown on video games with rewards systems, saying they target and promote gambling to minors. The discussion comes after the release of the highly controversial Star Wars Battlefront II, which is rated "T for Teens.".
Video games should be more expensive and gamers are overreacting to Battlefront II says analystMetro
Gamers are overreacting to EA's 'Star Wars' controversy, publishers should raise prices: AnalystCNBC
How a Star Wars video game faced charges that it was promoting gamblingWashington Post
SYFY WIRE (blog) -Kotaku -PC Gamer -Wall Street Journal
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11/21/2017 10:56 AM
These Are the Best Video Games Deals of Black Friday 2017 - Fortune

Fortune

These Are the Best Video Games Deals of Black Friday 2017
Fortune
Visitors play Nintendo's new video game console Switch during its presentation in Tokyo on January 13, 2017. Nintendo on January 13 unveiled its new Switch game console, which works both at home and on-the-go, as it looks to offset disappointing Wii U ...
The best Black Friday Nintendo deals 2017Polygon
Best Nintendo Switch Black Friday deals: Console, games, and accessoriesBGR

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11/21/2017 05:17 PM
The 10 most violent video games of 2017, alternatives - The Detroit News

The Detroit News

The 10 most violent video games of 2017, alternatives
The Detroit News
Every year, game graphics become more realistic and immersive, bringing players closer to the action and story than ever before. With violent video games, this realism ratchets up the brutality. Despite that, video game promotions target kids way ...


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11/21/2017 10:58 AM
25 years ago, Mortal Kombat redefined American video games - Polygon

Polygon

25 years ago, Mortal Kombat redefined American video games
Polygon
Called Mortal Kombat, Midway's fighter didn't do much that was particularly new, but it managed to pull together several existing threads of game design in a way that felt fresh, contemporary and unique. Mortal Kombat presented arcadegoers with an ...

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11/21/2017 03:10 PM
Students' Favorite Video Games - TheJambar.com

Students' Favorite Video Games
TheJambar.com
Between class and studying, students at Youngstown State University have little free time throughout the semester, so many indulge in video games as a quick escape from their busy schedules. Using free time productively is important to all students ...


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11/21/2017 03:45 PM
By Odin's Beard! Viking Metal Band Amon Amarth Releases a Video Game - Geek

Geek

By Odin's Beard! Viking Metal Band Amon Amarth Releases a Video Game
Geek
Swedish Melodic Death Metal band Amon Amarth is known around the world for its songs about Norse Mythology. Not content with merely pillaging arenas and concert halls, the famed Viking Metal giants are setting sail for the land of video games. Titled ...

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11/21/2017 11:10 PM
Video game makers' 'predatory behavior' in lawmaker's sights - CNET

CNET

Video game makers' 'predatory behavior' in lawmaker's sights
CNET
A Hawaiian lawmaker plans to take steps to combat the "predatory behavior" of video game publishers, with a particular focus on the so-called loot boxes initially included in Electronic Arts' Star Wars Battlefront II. Democratic state Rep. Chris Lee ...
Belgian Gaming Commission Decides Battlefront II-Style Loot Boxes Are Gambling, Wants Them BannedGizmodo
What The Future of Loot Boxes in Video Games Look Like, No They're Not Going AnywhereSegmentNext
The case for and against loot boxes, according to developersPC Gamer

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11/21/2017 03:48 PM
Slowik: South suburbs reaped $7 million in video gaming taxes in past year - Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune

Slowik: South suburbs reaped $7 million in video gaming taxes in past year
Chicago Tribune
I like the way Orland Park is looking at the possibility of allowing video gaming. With owners of some businesses in town saying they're at a competitive disadvantage, village leaders are conducting studies and gathering information about the pros and ...


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11/21/2017 02:45 PM
Kill Time With 5 Fun AR Video Games for iPhone - The Mac Observer

Kill Time With 5 Fun AR Video Games for iPhone
The Mac Observer
Apple brought augmented reality to the masses with iOS 11. Tim Cook says that augmented reality will make iPhone “even more essential,” and we can see this in the App Store. This Thanksgiving we've rounded up five fun AR video games to kill time when ...


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