Link Roundup for September 3rd: Minecraft meets Mass Effect, See if your industry job is in danger, Games that should’ve been longer, and more…


Link Roundup is a collection of links from gaming (and non-gaming) sites all over the internet we hope will spark discussion, keep you informed and up-to-date, and broaden your gaming horizons. It will publish each Tuesday and Friday. Readers are encouraged to send link suggestions to

In today’s “strange but oddly appropriate” news, you will soon be able to play a mash up of Mass Effect and Minecraft.

I recommend watching the trailer for Mew-Genics, the new game from Super Meat Boy creators Team Meat.

A new site tracks game industry layoffs.

It’s often said that if the worst thing you can say about a game is that it’s too short, it’s probably a pretty good game. Having said that, here’s a list of 10 games that probably should’ve been longer.

Can politically focused games change public sentiment?

Be sure to cast your vote in GameSpot’s best series of the decade poll.

GameInformer spent Labour Day commendably saluting a number of excellent game developers.


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