Sunday, May 3, 2009

Marginalia 5.3.09

One chatty lad's take on the ending of Fallout 3. We agree - it's fucking useless.

Straight off the rumor mill, Microsoft may be getting in on the "fun" of flailing your body parts around as you play half-assed Wii Sports rip-offs.

Defending the relevance of Six Days in Fallujah.

Look out! Here comes another video game documentary. This one, from 30-something college English professor Matt Barton, is called "Woot!: The Videogame Revolution."

Why is it that we can still remember music from Mega Man 2 and the original Super Mario but can't hum a lick of Call of Duty's no-doubt thunderous score? Brandon Sheffield has some thoughts.