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Game companies should protect free speech

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Leonardo Garcia

October 16, 2019

It is easy to see why students like to play video games in their free time. As a source of entertainment and, in many cases, a stress reliever, video games have become more popular in the last several years. Although videogames are well-liked in the U.S., they are even more in demand in China. China...

#4: Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire

April 6, 2015

Property of Nintendo and Lucas Arts. All rights reserved. The fact that I’m a Star Wars fan boy, which I’m willing to admit that might be one of the reasons we’re here today. However, I promise this pick can stand on its own simply by being a very well-crafted game. The Star...

#6 Final Fantasy

March 23, 2015

Square Enix One of the most appealing aspects of an RPG, whether video game or game board, is the promise of being pulled into a fantastic adventure within an unusual world. We’re constantly drawn to stories such Lord of the Rings, Narnia, Harry Potter, and even space fantasies like Star W...

#8: Super Castlevania IV

February 23, 2015

Copyright Nintendo & Konami. All rights reserved. If I were to pose the question; “What would Halloween or Hammer Horror look like in video game form,” what would you immediately think of? There’s no right or wrong answer, of course, but for some there’s only one: #8: Super Castleva...