The Escapist Magazine
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In part three of our four-part series, Ben the GameStop employee has a showdown with Soccer Mom.
Forget petting tigers and swinging swords: The truly important question is which motion controller best replicates smacking someone in the face.
Take a trip to Austin gamefest Fantastic Arcade, where you can play a game starring a starving Russian street urchin, pull Richard Garriott's rattail, and guzzle beer in the Lightning Round.
Before discussing whether or not games are art, you must first decide what "art" really means.