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GAME THEORY: Street Fighter X Tekken

Nathan Mendelowitz

March 20, 2012

The allure of "Street Fighter X Tekken" is that it pits fighters from the “Street Fighter” franchise against fighters from the “Tekken” franchise, both of which have been on opposite ends of the fighting game spectrum. But is mixing two games with different fighting engines a great idea? Ye...

Movies made from video games waste potential

Movies based on video game plots often lack accuracy and disappoint fans of the game.

Nathan Mendelowitz

February 29, 2012

It’s easy to think video games and movies would mix well. Unfortunately, that hasn’t been the case with movies based on video games. Every movie with a plot and theme based on a video game has been awful and disappointing. This doesn’t mean they all aren’t enjoyable. This sounds odd, but let...