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Time Capsule

By Shamus
on Thursday May 21, 2009
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Timetravel: What to Take?

By Shamus
on Thursday May 14, 2009
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Time Travelers Beware

By Shamus
on Wednesday May 13, 2009
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With Great Power…

By Shamus
on Friday Feb 8, 2008
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Would you have survived in the middle ages?

By Shamus
on Tuesday Jul 17, 2007
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Spoiler Warning:
SOMA

A game that dares to ask what it means to be alive, what it means to be human, and why should you bother trying to answer the first two questions?

 

The Best of 2016

My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2016.

 

The Truth About Piracy

What are publishers doing to fight piracy and why is it all wrong?

 

The Mistakes DOOM Didn't Make

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

 

The Best of 2014

My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2014.

 

Spoiler Warning:
Metro 2033

A videogame adaptation of a Russian novel about living in the metro system after the world ends. Successful or not, it's completely unique among shooters.

 

The Best of 2017

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

 

Batman: Arkham Origins

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

 

Joker's Last Laugh

Did you anticipate the big plot twist of Batman: Arkham City? Here's all the ways the game hid that secret from you while also rubbing your nose in it.

 

What is Vulkan?

There's a new graphics API in town. What does that mean, and why do we need it?

 

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.

 

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KOTOR

Knights of the Old Republic. It's charming, odd, glitchy, and captures the feel of classic Star Wars better than 90% of the Star Wars games out there.