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Big Ideas: Resolving Beauty

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It's said that beauty is in the eye of the beholder; it is a completely subjective experience, dependent upon the taste of each particular viewer. This is palpably evident in the video game industry, where one man's trash is another man's treasure. One need only review the relatively recent controversy over Diablo 3's color palette to realize the truth of this.

Have we evolved a different set of standards for the concept of beauty in a video game? Is there ever one prevailing standard, apparent and provable to all? Why is beauty so hard to define?

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Russia Appears To Be Using Its Army of Trolls To Peddle Its Version of Esports

The infamous Russian army of trolls appears to be involved in a massive spamming operation to promote the embattled country's version of Esports via a massive gaming tournament backed at the highest levels of the government.

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Documentary TerrorBytes Delves into the Annals of Gaming Horror

TerrorBytes: The Evolution of Horror Gaming is an exciting new documentary series from the creators of First Person Shooter.

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Hairstyles In Video Games Really Need To Improve

For a while, hairstyles have been lacking in video games. From the rugged buzzcuts of every space marine in existence to that borderline stereotypical dreadlock fade developers are now giving to every black character, it’s time for video games to pay a visit to a stylist.

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BrainSyphoned8d ago

There were hairstyles in elden ring? Didn't notice as I was too busy enjoying the game to get out my microagression bingo card.

CrimsonWing698d ago

What’s wrong with character hairstyles? There’s such a variety of unique designs, what in the hell do you want?

Michiel19898d ago

the fuck is he talking about? You're free to become a digital artist yourself and create new and refreshing hairstyles for women and black people......

DragonBuster8d ago

Already done in Dragon Ball Z games.
SSJ3 Goku has the best hairstyle.