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Variety's Scathing SMG Review Sponsored by...Sony?

Cymoro (684957) writes | more than 6 years ago

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Cymoro (684957) writes "Talk about fair and balanced journalism. On Monday, Variety published a review of Super Mario Galaxy, which had been released the same day. However, their first impressions of the game were less than stellar. Astute readers did happen to notice a "Sponsored by Sony" located at the top of the page, and a strong comparison to Ratchet and Clank: Tools of Destruction. Is it possible that Sony is paying off reviewers now to hold off Nintendo's sales?"

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Variety? Seriously? (1)

rtwarner (1132907) | more than 6 years ago | (#21352417)

Who in their right mind would read a Hollywood gossip rag and expect to get a valid opinion on a video game? Seriously.
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