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Mass Effect 3: The Controversial Ending, and What It Means for the Future of the Industry

Posted by on Apr 2, 2012 in In-Depth | 7 comments

Ethan analyzes why people are upset about the Mass Effect 3 ending, how BioWare could have avoided the controversy, and how BioWare’s reaction might change the industry. WARNING: This article contains more spoilers than a NASCAR race.

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Mass Effect 3

Posted by on Mar 11, 2012 in Reviews | 2 comments

Does the end of this monumental series live up to its high expectations, or leave you stranded out in the Far Rim wanting more?

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Why DLC and DD are killing gaming

Posted by on Aug 22, 2011 in The Future is Doomed | 5 comments

In Part I of The Future is Doomed, 109 explains why Digital Distribution and Downloadable Content aren’t all they’re cracked up to be…

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