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For the Love of 2D Games: Why Developers Still Make Them

Where does 2D gaming fit in an industry whose biggest successes are assuredly pixel-free? We speak with some of today's greatest 2D developers to find out what draws them to the art form, and why they stand by it.

Text Adventures: The Story of Visual Novels in America

In the past decade, visual novels have blossomed in the west. How did it happen? And what's next? We spoke with the talent at XSEED, Aksys Games, and more.

The Fear of Losing Handheld Horror Games

With the genre on the decline, why are horror games on our portable systems more important than ever? Gaming’s masters of fear give their take on the issue.

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For the Love of 2D Games: Why Developers Still Make Them

Where does 2D gaming fit in an industry whose biggest successes are assuredly pixel-free? We speak with some of today's greatest 2D developers to find out what draws them to the art form, and why they stand by it.

Text Adventures: The Story of Visual Novels in America

In the past decade, visual novels have blossomed in the west. How did it happen? And what's next? We spoke with the talent at XSEED, Aksys Games, and more.

The Fear of Losing Handheld Horror Games

With the genre on the decline, why are horror games on our portable systems more important than ever? Gaming’s masters of fear give their take on the issue.