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Film, "Video Games: The Movie": Get to Know the Biggest Branch of the Entertainment Industry

"Video Games: The Movie": Get to Know the Biggest Branch of the Entertainment Industry

Jeremy Snead's documentary Video Games: The Movie is a look back at 40-odd years of video gaming history, and an apologia for a multibillion dollar industry that outgrosses both movies and music. An infodump of statistics early on addresses some…
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Music, Reviewed Various Artists

Various Artists

I haven't played video games since, like, 1984, when it was all about freeway-hopping frogs and the Atari 2600, not Angelina Jolie in hot pants and deadbeat boyfriends fondling their joysticks. Back then, video games didn't have "soundtracks," unless you…
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Music, Reviewed Metalux

Metalux

Metalux is an eccentric female duo from Chicago that has developed this complex sound-machine. It's an intricate and cacophonous beast -- with an anatomy made of numerous retooled instruments, obsolete electronics, and frayed wires slithering all about -- that quite…
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