The Plight of the Repugnant Protagonist

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Michael was not always a good husband. Not always a good citizen. He did not die a hero’s death. But he was a man. Our Lord was crucified with two thieves. So perhaps…we should not judge. We are born of sin, and we die in sin, and in this, Michael…

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Podcast #96 – Discernment Is Broken

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Let’s talk about discernment and discerning content in video games! Simple, but complex… Topics include Christian schools and communities, heavy metal, Dark Souls, Bloodborne, Mass Effect, Fox News, PluggedIn, The Hateful Eight, legalism, Killer Is Dead, The Last of Us, Spec Ops: The Line, Hotline Miami, Grand Theft Auto V,…

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Podcast #90 – Game We Bought And Played (And Didn’t Play)

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Zach and Ted talk about games they bought last year, and whether they played them or not! Topics include Dariusburst Chronicles Saviours, Raiden, Monument Valley, Killer Is Dead, Splatoon, Yoshi’s Wooly World, Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin, Hitman GO, Sniper Elite, Ghost Recon, Fallout 4, Eternal Sonata,…

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Review: Killer Is Dead (*** stars) Part 2 – Combat

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Killer Is Dead’s combat mechanics takes the usual “stylish action” tropes you’ve probably seen in a dozen such games. In this case, one button uses Mondo’s signature katana attack strings, which have little variation except to wail on the particular button in question. Pressing forward on the control stick while pressing…

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