Browsing all articles by Emily Payton, Author at PIXELS OR DEATH.

Cinnamon and Entropy

Cinnamon and Entropy 

December equals holidays. Holidays, if you’re sentimental like us, are a time for thinking about your friends and family and how much they mean to you. When games play an integral role in your existence, a lot of your favorite experiences with friends and family will have a videogame smack-dab …

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Deadly Premonition: Such Stuff as Dreams are Made On

Deadly Premonition: Such Stuff as Dreams are Made On 

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I’m at my college, which is not really my college; it looks nothing like it, but that doesn’t seem to matter. We are walking down the steep hill from our dormitory to the campus center, and there is a stiff breeze. I comment on this to my friends. But they …

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Jolly Co-Operation!

Jolly Co-Operation! 

I had all but given up on Dark Souls. My main character, a level 35 Wanderer by the suitably middle-ages-y sounding name of Beatrice, had hit a rut. Already, I was thinking, “Okay, Dark Souls, enough is enough. You win.”
I had zero souls, zero humanity, and every time I tried …

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