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Crackdown 3: a game of empty, clockwork megacity sadness

RND/ consider a mashup of online review transcripts and edited Loltube video footage to express the empty, clockwork megacity sadness of Crackdown 3 — In which Crackdown 3 has had a bumpy ride full of delays and studio departures, and now after everyone from developers to consumers has finished and done with the final product, it’s all too clear that something went very wrong. While the bright lights of neon techno-tinged New Providence might seem attractive from afar, the city feels small, hollow, and incredibly bland. It’s a shock to… Read more Crackdown 3: a game of empty, clockwork megacity sadness

Zombie webcomic: “Ken and Andy’s Rooftop News”

RND/ to consider a new webcomic, featuring characters Ken and Andy from the great movie Dawn Of The Dead (Zack Snyder, 2004). Called “Ken and Andy’s Rooftop News”, the tag line is “Zombiepocalyptic dispatches and wild rumor.” Separated by a whole city block filled with deadly shambling flesheaters, gun store owner Andy and ex-cop Ken use white boards and markers on top of their respective rooftops to converse about daily life, and keep each other up to date with the latest info and developments in the land of the dead.… Read more Zombie webcomic: “Ken and Andy’s Rooftop News”