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Demigod is Early

By Shamus
on Thursday Apr 16, 2009
Filed under:
Rants




DRM in the Mirrorverse

By Shamus
on Wednesday Apr 1, 2009
Filed under:
Video Games




Stardock to Open Second Games Studio

By Shamus
on Monday Feb 9, 2009
Filed under:
Video Games




Stardock Admits Mistakes

By Shamus
on Thursday Nov 13, 2008
Filed under:
Video Games




Gamer’s Bill of Rights

By Shamus
on Monday Sep 1, 2008
Filed under:
Links, Random




Impulse

By Shamus
on Tuesday Apr 8, 2008
Filed under:
Links




Stardock: Impulse

By Shamus
on Tuesday Feb 5, 2008
Filed under:
Game Reviews




Sins of a Solar Empire

By Shamus
on Friday Jan 11, 2008
Filed under:
Game Reviews




Sins of a Solar Empire

By Shamus
on Thursday Jul 12, 2007
Filed under:
Game Reviews




Stardock vs. Starforce

By Shamus
on Tuesday Jun 13, 2006
Filed under:
Video Games




GalCiv II

By Shamus
on Saturday Jan 7, 2006
Filed under:
Game Reviews




The Death of Half-Life

Valve still hasn't admitted it, but the Half-Life franchise is dead. So what made these games so popular anyway?

 

Autoblography

The story of me. If you're looking for a picture of what it was like growing up in the seventies, then this is for you.

 

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.

 

What is Piracy?

It seems like a simple question, but it turns out everyone has a different idea of right and wrong in the digital world.

 

Tenpenny Tower

Bethesda felt the need to jam a morality system into Fallout 3, and they blew it. Good and evil make no sense and the moral compass points sideways.

 

Hardware Review

So what happens when a SOFTWARE engineer tries to review hardware? This. This happens.

 

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.

 

Quakecon Keynote 2013 Annotated

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

 

Spoiler Warning:
Hitman:Absolution

This game needs to be on more 'worst of' lists. Watch our let's play to see how much stupid you can pack into one game.

 

Programming Language for Games

Game developer Jon Blow is making a programming language just for games. Why is he doing this, and what will it mean for game development?

 

Games and the Fear of Death

Why killing you might be the least scary thing a game can do.

 

Internet News is All Wrong

Why is internet news so bad, why do people prefer celebrity fluff, and how could it be made better?