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05-11-18, 18:44
<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=en_ie&usg=AFQjCNHtjslgqdkUFAYndLEw4Ysq4sEatQ&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&ei=gY_gW4D3AtWg3QG6kL_oDQ&url=https://www.theguardian.com/games/2018/nov/05/martin-amis-invasion-of-the-space-invaders-1982-gaming-book-republished"><img src="//t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRJpBdFLSwAfeBZTue-gd_Ia_qp_le0PItt-RdPyzcYq_gSOETShX3pgjtN1UbKWPy6XG11SyqYtg" alt="" border="1" width="80" height="80"><br><font size="-2">The Guardian</font></a></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=en_ie&usg=AFQjCNHtjslgqdkUFAYndLEw4Ysq4sEatQ&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&ei=gY_gW4D3AtWg3QG6kL_oDQ&url=https://www.theguardian.com/games/2018/nov/05/martin-amis-invasion-of-the-space-invaders-1982-gaming-book-republished"><b>Martin Amis on Space Invaders: how <b>games</b> criticism was born</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">The Guardian</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">So too is that of Steven Spielberg who, bewilderingly, cameos as the book&#39;s foreword writer, thanking “young Martin” (who was actually 33 at the time) for undertaking a “horrific odyssey around the world&#39;s <b>arcades</b>” to warn readers of the risks of <b>game</b> <b>...</b></font><br><font size="-1" class="p"></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.ie/news/more?ncl=dSKD1N4fVVg9szM&authuser=0&ned=en_ie"><nobr><b></b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table>

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