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Experienced Points: Remembering Spore

By Shamus
on Tuesday Aug 25, 2015
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Column




Sporeler Warning EP 2: These Things Should Not Live

By Shamus
on Thursday Aug 20, 2015
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Spoiler Warning




Sporeler Warning: Everything Chris Says In This Episode Is About Sex

By Shamus
on Wednesday Aug 19, 2015
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Spoiler Warning




Stolen Pixels #51: Aren’t You Going to Open it Now?

By Shamus
on Tuesday Dec 30, 2008
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Column




EA On Steam

By Shamus
on Friday Dec 26, 2008
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Video Games




John Riccitiello hates DRM

By Shamus
on Thursday Oct 16, 2008
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Rants




Spore: DRM Backlash in the News

By Shamus
on Wednesday Sep 17, 2008
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Video Games




Amazon.co.uk censoring reviews

By Shamus
on Tuesday Sep 9, 2008
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Links




Spore: Rejected

By Shamus
on Monday Sep 8, 2008
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Rants




Spore Leaked?

By Shamus
on Wednesday Sep 3, 2008
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Notices




Mass Effect and Spore:
What Happens Next

By Shamus
on Thursday May 8, 2008
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Game Reviews




Mass Effect and Spore:
How the DRM Works

By Shamus
on Thursday May 8, 2008
Filed under:
Game Reviews




Why I Hated Resident Evil 4

Ever wonder how seemingly sane people can hate popular games? It can happen!

 

Batman: Arkham Origins

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

 

The Loot Lottery

What makes the gameplay of Borderlands so addictive for some, and what does that have to do with slot machines?

 

Chainmail Bikini

A horrible, railroading, stupid, contrived, and painfully ill-conceived roleplaying campaign. All in good fun.

 

Dear Hollywood: Do a Mash Reboot

Since we're rebooting everything, MASH will probably come up eventually. Here are some casting suggestions.

 

The Best of 2017

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

 

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.

 

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?

 

Skyrim Thieves Guild

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

 

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?

 

Free Radical

The product of fandom run unchecked, this novel began as a short story and grew into something of a cult hit.

 

Video Compression Gone Wrong

How does image compression work, and why does it create those ugly spots all over some videos and not others?