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Basic Instructions

By Shamus
on Wednesday Feb 27, 2008
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Darths & Droids

By Shamus
on Tuesday Nov 13, 2007
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Nerd Culture




Strongbad Email: Webcomics

By Shamus
on Wednesday Oct 10, 2007
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Nerd Culture




My Webcomic List

By Shamus
on Tuesday Oct 9, 2007
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Webcomic: Extra Life

By Shamus
on Thursday Sep 20, 2007
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Webcomic Tools

By Shamus
on Tuesday Jul 3, 2007
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Projects




Something Positive

By Shamus
on Tuesday May 29, 2007
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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.

 

Fixing Match 3

For one of the most popular casual games in existence, Match 3 is actually really broken. Until one developer fixed it.

 

Batman v. Superman Wasn't All Bad

It's not a good movie, but it was made with good intentions and if you look closely you can find a few interesting ideas.

 

Silent Hill 2 Plot Analysis

A long-form analysis on one of the greatest horror games ever made.

 

This Game is Too Videogame-y

What's wrong with a game being "too videogameish"?

 

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.

 

A Star is Born

Remember the superhero MMO from 2009? Neither does anyone else. It was dumb. So dumb I was compelled to write this.

 

Video Compression Gone Wrong

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

 

PC Gaming Golden Age

It's not a legend. It was real. There was a time before DLC. Before DRM. Before crappy ports. It was glorious.

 

Netscape 1997

What did web browsers look like 20 years ago, and what kind of crazy features did they have?

 

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?

 

Ludonarrative Dissonance

What is this silly word, why did some people get so irritated by it, and why did it fall out of use?