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Greenhouse

By Shamus
on Thursday May 29, 2008
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Video Games




Authorization Servers

By Shamus
on Tuesday May 27, 2008
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Video Games




PA Ad

By Shamus
on Friday May 23, 2008
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RSPOD: DRM Distinctions

By Shamus
on Friday May 23, 2008
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Video Games




RSPOD: DRM

By Shamus
on Thursday May 22, 2008
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Trashing the Heap

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

 

Dead or Alive 5 Last Round

I'm not surprised a fighting game has an absurd story. I just can't figure out why they bothered with the story at all.

 

The Biggest Game Ever

Just how big IS No Man's Sky? What if you made a map of all of its landmass? How big would it be?

 

A Lack of Vision and Leadership

People fault EA for being greedy, but their real sin is just how terrible they are at it.

 

Good to be the King?

Which would you rather be: A king in the middle ages, or a lower-income laborer in the 21st century?

 

The Best of 2017

My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2017.

 

The Terrible New Thing

Fidget spinners are ruining education! We need to... oh, never mind the fad is over. This is not the first time we've had a dumb moral panic.

 

Philosophy of Moderation

The comments on most sites are a sewer of hate, because we're moderating with the wrong goals in mind.

 

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.

 

Mass Effect 3 Ending Deconstruction

Did you dislike the ending to the Mass Effect trilogy? Here's my list of where it failed logically, thematically, and tonally.

 

Mass Effect Retrospective

A novel-sized analysis of the Mass Effect series that explains where it all went wrong. Spoiler: It was long before the ending.

 

The Middle Ages

Would you have survived in the middle ages?