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Story of a Game

Games have stories. This series tells some of those stories, from headline-making triple-A titles to some indie masterpieces.

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Story of a Game: Plants vs. Zombies

George Fan was keen for his games to be original and quirky and aliens weren’t doing the right thing for him. What could he have instead? Plants vs. zombies, of course!

15 Oct, 2021



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Story of a Game: Prince of Persia – The Sands of Time

After Prince of Persia 3D, that might have been it, but it was saved and has gone on to be a sensation. Here's the story of Price of Persia - The Sands of Time.

03 Sep, 2021



Story of a Game: Mortal Kombat

Not many games have ended up in congress, but Mortal Kombat did. Here's the story of one of the longest-running video game series.

06 Aug, 2021



Story of a Game: Guitar Hero

Put on a denim jacket, slap on some make-up and pick up your axe—it’s time to tell the story of Guitar Hero.

02 Jul, 2021



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Story of a Game: Demon’s Souls

Demon's Souls went from being a total flop to one of the PS5's launch titles. Here's its story.

02 Jun, 2021



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Story of a Game: Burnout Paradise

In April's chapter of Story of Game, Burnout Paradise features. For years, Burnout Paradise entertained. Here's its story.

12 Apr, 2021



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Story of a Game: DOOM

Everyone knows the game, but what's the story of DOOM? Crispin takes a look at where DOOM came from and the people behind it.

12 Mar, 2021