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Vin St John's Blog

 

Vin St. John is an alumnus of The College of New Jersey where he majored in computer science and studied interactive multimedia. When he is not being an armchair games critic, St. John develops marketing strategies for games developer Arkadium in New York.

 

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Comment In: [Blog - 03/03/2014 - 01:09]

I think what you are ...

I think what you are saying is true more often on steam than on mobile, for sure, but don 't assume it applies to the majority of steam purchases. If that were true, featured spots on Steam wouldn 't have the huge impact that they currently do, because people wouldn ...

Comment In: [News - 09/23/2013 - 01:06]

With SteamOS, openness means that ...

With SteamOS, openness means that the hardware industry can iterate in the living room at a much faster pace than they ve been able to. Content creators can connect directly to their customers. Users can alter or replace any part of the software or hardware they want. Gamers are empowered ...

Comment In: [News - 09/05/2013 - 01:32]

We re going to work ...

We re going to work with it, see if we can fix it. You get a bigger picture when you play the whole game, which is lost in the demo of course. r n r n@Dave - All art is part craftsmanship and design. The artistic elements that are important ...

Comment In: [News - 08/26/2013 - 03:38]

@Benjamin - The data is ...

@Benjamin - The data is not being sliced so many ways that the sample size is a problem. The size of the actual population doesn 't matter here much as long as the sample is sufficiently large. r n r n@Harry - I agree. The preview of the original study ...

Comment In: [News - 08/02/2013 - 10:50]

The point is that both ...

The point is that both of those things are OK. It only becomes an implication that all men or women are like that when situated in the context that almost all games assign the same tropes to the same genders. There are plenty of helpless men and women in the ...

Comment In: [Blog - 07/22/2013 - 11:00]

Great points, and I am ...

Great points, and I am glad you wrote this. This is actually the first bit of negative criticism of SR3 that I 've read. I haven 't gone looking for it, so I 'm sure it 's out there. I 've just been disappointed or at least, confused by the ...