Journalism Versus Criticism

L.B. Jeffries over at Banana Pepper Martinis has apparently had it up to here with the 'how to write reviews' debate, and it sounds like the upcoming roundtable was maybe kinda the last straw. » 12/13/08 4:30pm 12/13/08 4:30pm

Where We Go Wrong: Game Criticism

Variety's Ben Fritz posted an interesting response to Leigh Alexander's rant on game criticism » 10/18/08 4:30pm 10/18/08 4:30pm (inspired by reviews on ) in which she said we should probably do a little less nitpicking and a little more championing, and that we've created a review culture where critics and fans alike are just for things to dislikeā€¦