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Quakecon Keynote 2013 Annotated: Part 4

By Shamus
on Sunday Aug 11, 2013
Filed under:
Programming




Quakecon Keynote 2013 Annotated: Part 3

By Shamus
on Wednesday Aug 7, 2013
Filed under:
Programming




Quakecon Keynote 2013 Annotated: Part 1

By Shamus
on Sunday Aug 4, 2013
Filed under:
Programming




John Carmack 2012 Keynote Annotated:
Part 1

By Shamus
on Tuesday Aug 7, 2012
Filed under:
Video Games




Stolen Pixels

A screencap comic that poked fun at videogames and the industry. The comic has ended, but there's plenty of archives for you to binge on.

 

Shamus Plays WOW

Ever wondered what's in all those quest boxes you've never bothered to read? Get ready: They're more insane than you might expect.

 

D&D Campaign

WAY back in 2005, I wrote about a D&D campaign I was running. The campaign is still there, in the bottom-most strata of the archives.

 

Spoiler Warning:
Marlow Briggs

This game is bonkers. It's wild, it's crazy, and it makes no sense. You have to see it to understand the silly.

 

Trashing the Heap

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

 

Ludonarrative Dissonance

What is this silly word, why did some people get so irritated by it, and why did it fall out of use?

 

Was it a Hack?

A big chunk of the internet went down in October of 2016. What happened? Was it a hack?

 

Push the Button!

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

 

Best. Plot Twist. Ever.

Few people remember BioWare's Jade Empire, but it had a unique setting and a really well-executed plot twist.

 

Bad and Wrong Music Lessons

A music lesson for people who know nothing about music, from someone who barely knows anything about music.

 

Spoiler Warning:
BioShock

A confusing game that's really smart for a shooter, but kind of dumb compared to its RPG-focused forebears.

 

Zenimax vs. Facebook

This series explores the troubled history of VR and the strange lawsuit between Zenimax publishing and Facebook.