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Batgirl Cover Controversy: Creative Freedom Vs. Political Correctness

Cheshire Cat Studios proudly presents… WASTED EFFORT! A new video series starring everyone’s favorite cynical duo! LaughingMan and CineMax begin the episode by highlighting the hypocrisy of online feminists and moral crusaders when it comes to…

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Five Nights at Freddy’s: Jump Scares, Schadenfreude, and Effective Horror

With the acclaim of Five Nights at Freddy’s being “the scariest game ever” by the YouTube community, we pause to examine whether its success is warranted.

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Sexism in Video Games: Research, Reason and Rebellion

Part 1: Professional Victimhood and Yellow Gaming Journalism Part 2: Video Game Violence & Misogyny: A Brief History of Media Scares In our first video in our sexism in video games series, which we affectionately refer to…

Shenmue 3 Kickstarter and Corporate Crowdfunding – Wild Cards 2

As Rubén informs us in this Patreon Live Chat clip, there’s some dubious involvement behind this public crowdfunding campaign of Shenmue 3 by Sony Entertainment. Are video game publishers shifting the financial risks on to the gamers?

Steam Refunds and Early Access Scams

With the recent removal of the “Batman: Arkham Knight” PC port by Warner Bros Interactive, it’s hard to argue that the Steam Refund policy is a bad thing. But when it comes to rampant customer abuse, all eyes should turn to Early Access.

The Creative Process | Cheshire Cat Studios Webcomic #10

This is what happens when LaughingMan sends webcomic / commission ideas to The Fuboo…

Silent Hills (P.T.) Cancelled by Konami: Digital Art Preservation

In case you haven’t heard, Silent Hills has officially been cancelled by Konami. And while that in itself is a bloody shame, the once legendary game developer seems to be hellbent on extirpating any trace of Hideo…

Impressions and Critiques: 2015 Nintendo E3 Digital Event

After watching 2015 E3 Nintendo Digital Event, CineMax and LaughingMan take a cynical stance on Nintendo’s latest P.R. blunders. First thing’s first: the fucking puppets.

The Legacy of Silent Hill: The Past, the Present, and the Future

The Fuboo and Katie B talk about the history of one of survival horror’s biggest titles: the Silent Hill series, and discuss why Kojima’s P.T. (or “Silent Hills”) game seemed promising.

Hatred “Banned” on Twitch.tv: Video Game Puritanism

In a very short amount of time, Twitch.tv has risen to become one of the most go-to streaming services for video game Let’s Players on the Internet. However, the release of the controversial misanthropic, killing-spree indie…

The Best of CCS Live! (May 2015)

LaughingMan, CineMax, and Katie B. are joined by some of their loyal fans to discuss the (nonexistent) boycott of Mad Max: Fury Road by men’s rights activists, Konami’s recent decision to favor mobile games, the group’s hopes for and reservations about E3 2015, Nintendo, and more!