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Skyrim EP44: I Hate Everything

By Josh
on Friday Jun 13, 2014
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Diecast #56: Terrible RPG Tales from Professor Rutskarn

By Rutskarn
on Wednesday Apr 30, 2014
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Skyrim EP19: Bottle Fairy

By Shamus
on Wednesday Apr 2, 2014
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Skyrim EP18: King Catbert

By Shamus
on Friday Mar 21, 2014
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Skyrim EP17: Viking Funeral

By Shamus
on Thursday Mar 20, 2014
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Skyrim EP15: Unfit for Duty

By Rutskarn
on Friday Mar 7, 2014
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Skyrim EP14: Bad Kitty

By Shamus
on Thursday Mar 6, 2014
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Skyrim EP13: Escape Guard

By Shamus
on Wednesday Mar 5, 2014
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Skyrim EP12: The Innkeeper is a Spy!

By Shamus
on Sunday Mar 2, 2014
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Skyrim EP10: Have You Seen Lydia?

By Shamus
on Thursday Feb 27, 2014
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Spoiler Warning: We’re Doing a Patreon!

By Shamus
on Wednesday Feb 26, 2014
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Skyrim EP9: #Deserved

By Shamus
on Sunday Feb 23, 2014
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Fable II

The plot of this game isn't just dumb, it's actively hostile to the player. This game hates you and thinks you are stupid.

 

Quakecon Keynote 2013 Annotated

An interesting but technically dense talk about gaming technology. I translate it for the non-coders.

 

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Dishonored

Part Thief, part Assassins Creed, part BioWare-style RPG. A game at once unique and yet very familiar. We're actually pretty divided on how it turned out.

 

Batman: Arkham City

A look back at one of my favorite games. The gameplay was stellar, but the underlying story was clumsy and oddly constructed.

 

Why Batman Can't Kill

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

 

Deus Ex and The Treachery of Labels

Deus Ex Mankind Divided was a clumsy, tone-deaf allegory that thought it was clever, and it managed to annoy people of all political stripes.

 

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Deus Ex:Human Revolution

Is this a masterful improvement on modern shooters, or a dumbed-down bastardization of its predecessor? Can it be both?

 

Project Button Masher

I teach myself music composition by imitating the style of various videogame soundtracks. How did it turn out? Listen for yourself.

 

Philosophy of Moderation

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

 

The Mistakes DOOM Didn't Make

How did this game avoid all the usual stupidity that ruins remakes of classic titles?

 

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?

 

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.