What critics are saying about SHOOTER: 15 Critical Essays About Games With Guns:
When a piece of criticism grabs you by the collar and demands you take a second look at something, you know it’s doing its job right.
Shooter asks us to look at shooting games and say something more than “lol shooters” or the dreaded “ugh videogames.” It’s about looking the largest, most successful commercial products square in the face and trying to figure out what the hell they’re all about. It’s about looking at a format, or an expectation, and tracing its existence from massive blockbusters down to weird anomalies like Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth.
A group of writers and their essays that could–nay, should–shape a broader understanding of games.
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