Video Games

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July 7, 2019 0

The Story Behind the Story of ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’

By Brian Crecente

“Red Dead Redemption 2” doesn’t deliver one story, it delivers 23 of them. And in true Rockstar Game fashion, that’s not the game’s most impressive feat. In taking on the prequel story of what made “Red Dead Redemption’s” John Marston the...

July 6, 2019 0

‘The Walking Dead’ Video Games: An Oral History

By Brian Crecente

“The Walking Dead” comic book’s enduring popularity gave birth not just to two television shows and an eclectic mix of...

July 6, 2019 0

Magic Leap: Founder of Secretive Start-Up Unveils Mixed-Reality Goggles

By Brian Crecente

Magic Leap revealed a mixed reality headset that it believes reinvents the way people will interact with computers and reality....

July 2, 2019 0

Inside the Disarray Facing the Video Game Organization Behind E3

By Brian Crecente

The video game association that conceived the industry’s national ratings system, handles all lobbying efforts and runs the massive annual...

July 1, 2019 0

How ‘Grand Theft Auto’ Is Changing the Way the World Experiences Music

By Brian Crecente

For four days earlier this year the Black Madonna vanished, slipping away between sets at Coachella and an appearance at...

Crime

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July 7, 2019 0

Jolting Words From Jail

By Brian Crecente

He speaks of death and killing through pale, chapped lips. Watches for a reaction through pale blue eyes. Blank-faced, Sean Paul Hanify tries to explain. When I’m hurting somebody, I want to see them. I want to crash their skull....

July 1, 2019 0

Gangs thriving in shadows since the bloody summer of 1993

By Brian Crecente

Dank pumped his legs, powering a bicycle around the manicured lawns and shiny cars of Highlands Ranch. He was 14....

June 15, 2019 0

Dearly Departed

By Brian Crecente

A killer and his three victims - case closed. But the cut-and-dried theories about Miles Dabord and Bison Dele have...

Apperances

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June 1, 2014 1

I didn’t review SSBB, but I’m still owed garlic

By Brian Crecente

In 2008, Eegra.com inexplicably created a video of me reviewing Super Smash Bros. Brawl for its site. Only it wasn't me, it was some fantastic, imaginative, surreal version of me...

On Journalism

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July 7, 2017 3

Video game journalism and newsroom management

By Brian Crecente

Journalism ethics is never more murky than when removed from the stark light of dire circumstances. The decisions a reporter covering war, disaster or unrest faces pit their moral ethics...

Reporter’s Toolbox

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