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SWTOR: Legend of Hipstar 2:
Back 2 School

By Shamus
on Friday Feb 19, 2016
Filed under:
Lets Play




Diecast #127: Human Resource Machine, Life is Strange, SWTOR

By Shamus
on Monday Nov 2, 2015
Filed under:
Diecast




SWTOR vs. Guild Wars 2

By Shamus
on Monday Aug 27, 2012
Filed under:
Rants




Star Wars the Old Republic:
The Game is at the Bottom

By Shamus
on Monday Jul 23, 2012
Filed under:
Game Reviews




Postcards from The Old Republic

By Shamus
on Tuesday Jul 17, 2012
Filed under:
Game Reviews




Star Wars The Old Republic: Artless in Alderaan

By Shamus
on Monday Jul 16, 2012
Filed under:
Game Reviews




SWTOR “Free” Weekend

By Shamus
on Monday Apr 23, 2012
Filed under:
Rants




Project Button Masher

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

 

Shamus Plays LOTRO

As someone who loves Tolkein lore and despises silly MMO quests, this game left me deeply conflicted.

 

Spoiler Warning:
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.

 

Spoiler Warning:
The Walking Dead

This game had lots of false choice and barely any gameplay. So what made it resonate so powerfully with audiences?

 

Why The Christmas Shopping Season is Worse Every Year

Everyone hates Black Friday sales. Even retailers! So why does it exist?

 

The Loot Lottery

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

 

Spoiler Warning:
Alan Wake

This game was a critical darling before release, so what happened that prevented it from resonating with audiences?

 

Push the Button!

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

 

Silent Hill Turbo HD II

I was trying to make fun of how Silent Hill had lost its way but I ended up making fun of fighting games. Whatever.

 

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.

 

The Best of 2013

My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2013.

 

Quakecon Keynote 2013 Annotated

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