What are games?

Some articles on game, games:

Final Fantasy Adventure - Reception
... years previous, several prominent video game websites still praise the game in retro-reviews ... IGN gave the game a score of 9.0/10, noting its strong story, graphics, and music, but cited weak dialogue ... They additionally praised the game's puzzle elements as innovative and drew comparisons to The Legend of Zelda Link's Awakening, though noted that its role-playing gameplay did not ...
XERV-TV
... Local programming includes selected games (mainly Saturday games) of the Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees ice hockey team ... Oddly, the games are announced in English, while the commercials during the game are in Spanish ...
X-COM - Games - XCOM Games
... Aggregate review scores Game GameRankings Metacritic XCOM Enemy Unknown (PC) 89.67% (X360) 88.89% (PS3) 88.86% (PS3) 90 (X360) 89 (PC) 89 Main articles XCOM and XCOM Enemy Unknown In April 2010, 2K Marin ... setting and viewpoint while keeping some main concepts from the original game series ... Originally planned to be released in 2011, the game is currently scheduled for 2013 at the earliest ...
Types - Adolescents Kissing
... harmless growing up customs for teenagers to kiss on a date or to engage in kissing games with friends ... These games act as icebreakers at parties and for some participants they may be their first interaction with sexuality ... There are many such games, including Truth or Dare?, Seven Minutes in Heaven (or the variation "Two Minutes in the Closet"), Spin the Bottle, Post Office, and Wink ...
Return To Castle Wolfenstein - Controversy
... Return to Castle Wolfenstein as an "anti-Semitic video game" with no qualifications ... "The trend you're seeing with new games is, to some extent, a reflection of what's going in the culture.. ... For instance, you've now got games with terrorists and counterterrorists ...

Famous quotes containing the word games:

    The rules of drinking games are taken more serious than the rules of war.
    Chinese proverb.

    Intelligence and war are games, perhaps the only meaningful games left. If any player becomes too proficient, the game is threatened with termination.
    William Burroughs (b. 1914)

    Criticism occupies the lowest place in the literary hierarchy: as regards form, almost always; and as regards moral value, incontestably. It comes after rhyming games and acrostics, which at least require a certain inventiveness.
    Gustave Flaubert (1821–1880)