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The art of The Journalism Show: Episode 03

Here are some pictures you can look at if you want. This month's episode of The Journalism Show was based on Half-Life 2: Episode 2, and is the first one presented in the show's intended format. As I said in the post, I wanted to use the f...   read

 
 
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The Journalism Show: Episode 03

Here is a thing you can watch if you want. The timing is a little weird at the very beginning because it converted that way this time for some reason. Sorry. (If our player's sound isn't working for you, there's a Youtube version after the...   read

 
 
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READY TO FRIDAY: Baby monkeys

What's better than a video of monkeys in an onsen? If you said a steak dinner and a BJ, you are correct. But another thing that is also better is a video of BABY monkeys in an onsen. The lovely Adam Dork has once again provided us with vid...   read

 
 
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READY TO FRIDAY: Monkeys

Recently, Adam Dork got a fancypants new HD camcorder. Even more recently, Adam took a trip to Japan. Fate has brought these two facts together to coalesce into the kind of thing that only cosmic wisdom beyond our understanding can produce:...   read

 
 
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And your US DeathSmiles publisher is ...

California-based company Aksys Games is the bringer-outer of fine titles like BlazBlue and Record of Agarest War. The publisher announced today on its Web site that it will be handling the North American localization of Cave's amazing Gothi...   read

 
 
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The making of The Journalism Show: Episode 02

Since a lot of you seemed to like this month's episode of The Journalism Show, I thought I'd steal Ashley's idea and share a closer look at some of the artwork from it with you. I want to thank everyone who commented for their kind words re...   read

 
 
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DeathSmiles gets a surprise US release?

According to Siliconera, yes. And if you just clicked that link and found it dead, you can either take that as confirmation that someone let the cat out of the bag, or that this is some kind of misunderstanding. Before the page conveniently...   read

 
 
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The Journalism Show: Episode 02

Here's a thing you can watch if you want. This month's episode was made for the Podtoid fans out there, and features appearences by our very own Anthony Burch and Brad Nicholson. And, in a somewhat less colorful capacity, my grandfather. W...   read

 
 
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Podtoid 133: I use lettuce

Sorry this is kinda late. You can blame Anthony, since it's largely his fault and he won't care if you do anyway. Podtoid 133 is a thing we did, which Brad Nicholson hosted, Adam Dork edited, and I was late to because someone confused me as...   read

 
 
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What you missed at MAGfest 8

Or alternately, Why MAGfest is Blatantly Better Than PAX. The 8th annual Music and Gaming Festival wrapped up this week, and while some of us have still not fully recovered, I thought I'd give you a look at a few of the things you missed. A...   read

 
 


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READY TO FRIDAY, ready to 2010, ready to MAGfest

We now have direct confirmation of a disruptor in our midst; one who has acquired an almost messianic reputation in the minds of certain citizens. His figure is synonymous with the darkest urges of asshattery, nonsense, and Fridaying. Some ...   read

 
 
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MAGfest 8 kicks off Thursday with epic New Year's bash

As you may (should) know by now, MAGfest 8 is this weekend. The 8th annual Music and Gaming festival starts rocking Alexandria, Virginia on January 1st, with 4 days of non-stop gaming and live music, and the festivities start early on New Y...   read

 
 
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The Journalism Show: Episode 01

Here it is. After two weeks of demystifying a program I've never used before, followed by a two-day fistfight trying to convert the video, I am proud, thrilled, horrified, ashamed and (insert a dozen other emotions here) to bring you the v...   read

 
 
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READY TO FRIDAY: The Beedog cometh

Is it FRIDAY already? That's madness. The past week has gone by pretty fast for me. As you may or may not know, I started work on a silly little cartoon featuring Senor Beedog, and that's pretty much all I've done for the past eight days or...   read

 
 
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READY TO FRIDAY

Something weird is going on. As you may or may not be aware, the Large Hadron Collider is now fully operational. That's great news for us science nerds, but ever since that bastard went online, all kinds of strange stuff has been happening....   read

 
 
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Konami bringing new original rhythm game to DS

Granddaddies of the genre itself, Konami is set to bring a new and original rhythm game to the DS, titled Utacchi. The name is a mashup of the Japanese word for song, "uta," and the distinctly less Japanese word for touch, "touch." Despite ...   read

 
 
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Radirgy sequel Noir headed for Wii

Online retailer Gamestar has published a Wii pre-order list, and making a surprise appearence on that list is Radirgy: Noir -- the sequel to Milestone's terribly underrated cel-shaded shmup, Radirgy. If you missed Radirgy on the Dreamcast, ...   read

 
 
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The Daily Hotness: Top fiddy kickoff

HELLO EBRYNYAN. Today, Chad lit the fires on our big ol' fat list of the top 50 videogames of the decade. It was like a nice picnic where everyone held hands and ate macaroni salad together and agreed on everything. Stay tuned for more of t...   read

 
 
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The Weekend Hotness: Tryptophan

Straight outta Compton. This weekend, some silly goose put out a trailer that had a couple of doofuses hitting each other with trash bags and called it the King of Fighters movie by mistake. I'm not sure if some intern accidentally mislabel...   read

 
 
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READY TO FRIDAY

So much food ... YES. Anyway. Wouldn't you know it, the day I start talking a lot of smack about the Large Hadron Collider, they've got that f*cker up and running by the end of the night. And it works! And the universe didn't implode! That'...   read

 
 
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SSFIV update: New character profiles and info

This week's Friday update to the official Super Street Fighter IV website features a new trailer, (which we've already shown you), and gives the recently revealed new characters their own profile pages. Adon, Cody and Guy now join the rest ...   read

 
 
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Maximo creator's concept art vindicates your childhood

If you're anything like me or Chad, you probably remember drawing your own videogame levels when you should have been paying attention in math class. We all did it, and dreamed of someday becoming one of the creative minds responsible for t...   read

 
 
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Hot new SSFIV trailer shows Guy, Cody and Adon in action

As you've no doubt heard by now, Cody, Guy and Adon are the latest official additions to the Super Street Fighter IV roster. We got a peek at Famitsu's reveal yesterday, and now IGN has gotten their hands on the first trailer featuring the...   read

 
 
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Podtoid 126: Oscar Mike

Ladies and gentlemen, Podtoid 126 has occurred. Anthony was absent again, but the rest of the regular crew was present, and Brad Nicholson filled the void with his muscles. This week, we talked about Assassin's Creed II, Modern Warfare 2, L...   read

 
 
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Roman Dirge hard at work on Vampire Puff Puff for iPhone

If you've never heard of Roman Dirge, you're about to. He's the creator of the brilliant comic book series, Lenore. Roman has been delighting the masses with his brand of spooky cuteness for years now, and he's about to grace the world of v...   read

 
 
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