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Diecast #167: Mystic Messenger, Star Citizen, PS4 Pro

By Shamus
on Monday Sep 12, 2016
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Diecast #150: Star Fox, Playstation 4.5, Mirrors Edge

By Shamus
on Monday Apr 25, 2016
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E3 2015 Playstation Press Conference

By Shamus
on Friday Jul 3, 2015
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Reset Button: Playstation 3

By Shamus
on Tuesday Jan 20, 2015
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Diecast #70: Gamespot Layoffs, Playstation Now, Mailbag, Star Citizen

By Shamus
on Monday Aug 4, 2014
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Experienced Points: The Great Framerate Debate

By Shamus
on Tuesday May 27, 2014
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Experienced Points: Housecall

By Shamus
on Friday Mar 13, 2009
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Philosophy of Moderation

The comments on most sites are a sewer of hate, because we're moderating with the wrong goals in mind.


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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.


Silent Hill 2 Plot Analysis

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


Trusting the System

How do you know the rules of the game are what the game claims? More importantly, how do the DEVELOPERS know?


Silent Hill Origins

Here is a long look at a game that tries to live up to a big legacy and fails hilariously.


Overused Words in Game Titles

I scoured the Steam database to figure out what words were the most commonly used in game titles.


Internet News is All Wrong

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


The Best of 2013

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


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The Walking Dead

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


Skyrim Thieves Guild

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


The Biggest Game Ever

How did this niche racing game make a gameworld so massive, and why is that a big deal?


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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.