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Shamus Plays WoW #15: The Doom of Darkshire

By Shamus
on Sunday Jan 29, 2017
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WoW




Shamus Plays WoW #14: Thinking Inside the Box

By Shamus
on Sunday Jan 22, 2017
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WoW




Shamus Plays WoW #13: Dial M for Meme

By Shamus
on Sunday Jan 15, 2017
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WoW




Shamus Plays WoW #12: Hogger!

By Shamus
on Sunday Jan 8, 2017
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WoW




Shamus Plays WoW#11: What? More Work?

By Shamus
on Sunday Nov 27, 2016
Filed under:
WoW




Shamus Plays WoW#10: Murloc Madness

By Shamus
on Sunday Nov 20, 2016
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WoW




Shamus Plays WoW #9: No Murlock, No Wedlock

By Shamus
on Sunday Nov 13, 2016
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WoW




Shamus Plays WoW #8: Lazy, Star-Crossed Lovers

By Shamus
on Sunday Nov 6, 2016
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WoW




Shamus Plays WoW #7: The Cataclysm Begins!

By Shamus
on Sunday Oct 30, 2016
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WoW




Shamus Plays WoW #6: The Truth Hurts

By Shamus
on Sunday Oct 23, 2016
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WoW




Shamus Plays WoW #5: Enemy Mine

By Shamus
on Sunday Oct 9, 2016
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WoW




Shamus Plays WoW #4: What Happens in Goldshire…

By Shamus
on Sunday Sep 25, 2016
Filed under:
WoW




Shamus Plays WoW #3: Into the Bandit’s Den

By Shamus
on Sunday Sep 18, 2016
Filed under:
WoW




Shamus Plays WoW #2: Toiling in the Kobold Mines

By Shamus
on Sunday Sep 11, 2016
Filed under:
WoW




Shamus Plays WoW #1: It’s an Imp’s Life

By Shamus
on Sunday Sep 4, 2016
Filed under:
WoW




Fixing Match 3

For one of the most popular casual games in existence, Match 3 is actually really broken. Until one developer fixed it.

 

PC Gaming Golden Age

It's not a legend. It was real. There was a time before DLC. Before DRM. Before crappy ports. It was glorious.

 

MMO Population Problems

Computers keep getting more powerful. So why do the population caps for massively multiplayer games stay about the same?

 

Diablo III Retrospective

We were so upset by the server problems and real money auction that we overlooked just how terrible everything else is.

 

A Star is Born

Remember the superhero MMO from 2009? Neither does anyone else. It was dumb. So dumb I was compelled to write this.

 

Silent Hill Origins

Here is a long look at a game that tries to live up to a big legacy and fails hilariously.

 

Push the Button!

Scenes from Half-Life 2:Episode 2, showing Gordon Freeman being a jerk.

 

Denuvo and the "Death" of Piracy

Denuvo videogame DRM didn't actually kill piracy, but it did stop it for several months. Here's what we learned from that.

 

Trashing the Heap

What does it mean when a program crashes, and why does it happen?

 

In Defense of Crunch

Crunch-mode game development isn't good, but sometimes it happens for good reasons.

 

Spoiler Warning:
Mass Effect 2

What happens when you take a smart game with bland mechanics and turn it into a bland game with servicible mechanics?

 

Spoiler Warning:
Fallout 3

A long-form Let's Play of a classic that's probably overrated, and certainly dumber than it needed to be.