Episode 108: Are games Art?
Are games art? We discuss that and more on this weeks…THE SURLY NERD
It may not be considered ‘art’, but the
Walking Dead games are still hauntingly beautiful
Greetings adventurers, it’s an all new episode of The Surly Nerd! We’ve been loving all the input we have been getting from all of our adventurers out in the Aether. This week, after the prelude we head into Comics where we get to hear the outcome of the Kirby Estate v Marvel case, we talk about Harley Quinn going Scratch ‘N Sniff and close out with the idea of a Wolverine statue getting made in Canada.
In Game Industry News, Playstation Home gets shut down as Sony tries to recoup some its losses, we go over what shutting down the Titan project cost Blizzard and what the price cuts for the Xbox in the UK means for Microsoft. Moving into Entertainment news, Hollywood rumors are about as the Y: The Last Man project gets shut down. We also discuss Universal’s new monster flicks and a TV series that is close to James’ heart, Black Mirror. The close winds down to a close with talk about the Doctor Strange movie and a final talk in the Epilogue about if games are actually art.
Grab a drink and settle on in for this weeks action packed episode of…The Surly Nerd!
Episode 108: This Is Where The Title Goes: Summary
In Comic Industry News – Kirby estate V Marvel, Harley Quinn and a Wolverine Statue
In Game Industry News – HOME, Sony Losses, project Titan and Xbox UK
In Entertainment News – Y, Universal, Black Mirror and Doctor Strange
Epilogue – Video games as art
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More about Black Mirror here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Mirror_(TV_series)
Who is Doctor Strange ?: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doctor_Strange
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