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Is Zero-Suit Samus sexist?

Is Zero-Suit Samus sexist?

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Samus Aran combines sensuality and femininity in one hell of a sexy package.

In the latest Nintendo Direct, Metroid fans were given a great look at her updated new design with the Zero Suit appearing even tighter and a pair of 6″ heels to help power up her kicks.

Ever since Samus Aran‘s debut in Metroid, players have demanded to see the sexier side of her character. And let’s be honest, no one…

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Insights into the Smash Bros. Nintendo Direct

Insights into the Smash Bros. Nintendo Direct

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Last night, Nintendo held a special Nintendo Direct to help get fans a little more hyped for the new Smash Bros. game.

While there was some pretty cool information dealt out to fans there are a few details that stick out amongst the hundreds seen in the 39 minute presentation.

Here’s a quick list of insights:

It’s going to be Pokemon versus Nintendo, well not entirely

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More than any other…

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The importance of meaningful progression in video games

The importance of meaningful progression in video games

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A few days ago, I put up some preliminary thoughts on the Elder Scrolls Online and ever since I’ve been thinking about progression in video games.

In Dark Souls II – a game that has obsessed me for the past month – players see tangible improvements in their character as progress is made through trial and error.

Increasing your Soul Level gives you better stats, but players also see a kind of…

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Toronto Star with cats.

Toronto Star with cats.

The crew of Twin Peaks, where are they now?Twin Peaks is, perhaps, one of the best shows to ever grace television screens around the world.
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The crew of Twin Peaks, where are they now?

Twin Peaks is, perhaps, one of the best shows to ever grace television screens around the world.

Wi…

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Ten things about Doc Savage that are… questionableA bit of a disclaimer right from the top, I have done no research on Doc Savage.
As much as I’d…View Post

Ten things about Doc Savage that are… questionable

A bit of a disclaimer right from the top, I have done no research on Doc Savage.

As much as I’d…

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How fandom builds and breaks characters in #HarryPotterView Post

How fandom builds and breaks characters in #HarryPotter

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Broken Age’s subtle twist on storytelling @DoubleFineView Post

Broken Age’s subtle twist on storytelling @DoubleFine

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