Games and sex themes: getting things right


As gamers we are now well familiar with the use of violence in games – as a plot device, as an artistic tool, and even as a bit of good, old-fashioned fun. There are games that heroise violence, games that criticise it, and games that question the use of violence…

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Nintendo’s next 3D classic revealed: Twinbee


The next title in Nintendo’s line of enhanced ports has been unveiled today through the company’s Japanese website: Twinbee. Originally released to arcades in 1985 by Konami, it was ported to Nintendo’s Family Computer a year later. It’s a two-player shooter or “shoot-’em-up”, similar in nature to Xevious. So far,…

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