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Maine celebrates National Co-op Month

It's the Year of the Dragon (Chinese Zodiac), the Year of the Girl (Girl Scouts of the USA), and, perhaps less well known, the International Year of Cooperatives, according to the United Nations.
Just co-operate!
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  October 12, 2012
Winter Games: Preview

The games of winter

Despite a quiet January, this winter gives gamers much to look forward to: long-awaited sequels, promising original franchises, and even a new handheld system.
Sci-fi, fantasy, and Sony's new handheld
By MITCH KRPATA  |  December 30, 2011

Hunted: The Demon’s Forge: On glitches, difficulty settings, and co-op fights

No one is playing Hunted: The Demon's Forge. No one has heard of Hunted: The Demon's Forge. It's a forgettable, poorly made co-op game that...
By Maddy Myers  |  June 27, 2011

The World/Inferno Friendship Society | The Anarchy and the Ecstasy

Jack Terricloth once likened playing in a band to being married and having a full-time job. Hence, his World/Inferno Friendship Society fashion themselves a kooky circus punk co-op, not a band.
Chunksaah Records (2011)
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  March 18, 2011

Food co-op gets cash infusion, storefront space

North Haven business maven and philanthropist Donald Sussman has donated space (five years, rent-free) and money ($40,000) to the Portland Food Cooperative (PFC), which will allow that organization to have its own distribution space and eventually opera
Downtown dispatch
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  October 01, 2010
3-D glasses could improve couch co-op

3-D glasses could improve couch co-op

You know what would improve their co-op experience? 3-D glasses. (Or less kill-stealing.) Sony has just filed a patent that will help couch co-op players...
By Maddy Myers  |  July 20, 2010

In defense of Gears, the ultimate "bro game"

In defense of Gears, the ultimate "bro game"

Yesterday, the Border House wrote The Evolution of Anya Stroud, a piece about Anya's development in the Gears franchise. They've linked to my coverage of...
By Maddy Myers  |  July 02, 2010

Review: Army of Two: The 40th Day

When I reviewed the original Army of Two , I found myself in the unfamiliar position of being the guy who liked something everybody else hated (as opposed the guy who hated something everybody else liked).
One step forward, but Army of Two steps back
By MITCH KRPATA  |  January 29, 2010