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Free Games: Open Arena and Nexuiz

By Shamus
on Friday Nov 9, 2007
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Game Reviews

Unreal Tournament vs. Quake ]I[ Arena

By Shamus
on Tuesday Oct 30, 2007
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Game Reviews

Does this ever happen to you?

By Shamus
on Tuesday Mar 20, 2007
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I know Kung-Fu, Part 2

By Shamus
on Saturday Feb 11, 2006
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Game Design

I know Kung-Fu

By Shamus
on Friday Feb 10, 2006
Filed under:
Game Design

Blistering Stupidity of Fallout 3

Yeah, this game is a classic. But the story is idiotic, incoherent, thematically confused, and patronizing.


Silent Hill Turbo HD II

I was trying to make fun of how Silent Hill had lost its way but I ended up making fun of fighting games. Whatever.


The Truth About Piracy

What are publishers doing to fight piracy and why is it all wrong?


Why Batman Can't Kill

His problem isn't that he's dumb, the problem is that he bends the world he inhabits.


Game at the Bottom

Why spend millions on visuals that are just a distraction from the REAL game of hotbar-watching?


Skyrim Thieves Guild

The Thieves Guild quest in Skyrim is a vortex of disjointed plot-holes, contrivances, and nonsense.


Spoiler Warning:
Alan Wake

This game was a critical darling before release, so what happened that prevented it from resonating with audiences?


Batman v. Superman Wasn't All Bad

It's not a good movie, but it was made with good intentions and if you look closely you can find a few interesting ideas.


Batman: Arkham Origins

A breakdown of how this game faltered when the franchise was given to a different studio.


The Opportunity Crunch

No, brutal, soul-sucking, marriage-destroying crunch mode in game development isn't a privilege or an opportunity. It's idiocy.


Playstation 3

What was the problem with the Playstation 3 hardware and why did Sony build it that way?


Spoiler Warning:
Mass Effect 3

Everyone was so worked up about how terrible the ending was that they overlooked how terrible everything else was. We're here to fix that.