Friday, February 3, 2012

This month in Joystick Division - February 2012

I fought the hype and the hype won [Infinite Ammo]
Hype runs rampant in the world of video games. Will the buzz surrounding the PlayStation Vita push me over the line to making a purchase?

Viva la Vita: Is there room in the pocket for Sony's new handheld? [Infinite Ammo]
The portable gaming landscape has changed drastically over the past five years. Is Sony's latest handheld console, the PlayStation Vita, targeted at a market that no longer exists?

Sometimes I just want to punch stuff [Infinite Ammo]
We tend to fault games that don't attempt to elevate the form to new levels. This week, I ponder when it stopped being okay to just enjoy the mindless fun video games can provide.

Online passes: The good, the bad and the ugly [Infinite Ammo]
Whether you see them as an attack on used game sales or as a means for publishers to stay afloat, it looks like online passes are here to stay.

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