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Losing the Thread: Death of the Outsider and the future of Dishonored

To fall out of love. It is an tragedy of life that we all have to experience. Because the universe is not a static system where all is beautiful and good forever, every one of us will have to grapple … Continue reading

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Spooktober Special: You Are Empty

I’ve been going back and forth about discussing this game for a long while now. Part of the reason for this is the fact that I’ve drifted away playing and discussing flawed games that have hidden merits; access to Steam … Continue reading

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The Underworld Inside Her Head – Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

Back in 2012, I was on a forum looking at a thread discussing the lackluster sales of Prototype 2, the somewhat disappointing sequel to one of my absolute favorite sandbox games. In the course of the discussion, one poster opined … Continue reading

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The Parts, But Not the Whole: Thoughts on Dishonored 2

Over the years, I’ve found that when I fall in love with some new show or movie or game, my passion burns like Icarus, a brief all-consuming flash followed by oblivion. Every once and a while, however, I find something … Continue reading

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2016: Look Back and Recoil

Well, it’s happened again: twelve months have gone by, and we’re staring a new year in the face once more. Not many people will be lining up to remember 2016 as a banner year, myself included, and yet I don’t … Continue reading

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Mud, Blood, and Shovel Bludgeonings – Thoughts on Battlefield 1

A few weeks ago, I dropped a bushel of money on a brand spanking new computer to replace my old machine, a loyal beast who had sadly been outpaced by the demands of modern video games and was starting to … Continue reading

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Safe As Houses: Anatomy

Before I begin, I’m afraid I must announce that this will in all likelihood be my last entry for Spooktober 2016. The way the month was scheduled, everything for the blog needed to be written over the last two weeks … Continue reading

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Being Taught Through Feelings: Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines

For someone who’s played his fair share of video games, I am not well versed in the intricacies of role-playing games. I suppose it’s a matter of temperament; I color inside the lines and play within the straight and narrow. … Continue reading

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RCW Gaming: Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: Russia

When I started refreshing my knowledge of the Russian Civil War back in June, one of my first thoughts was “aaay, I wonder if there are any video games about the war floating around out there.” (What can I say; … Continue reading

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Rambling Amidst the Dunes: Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak

Today I will be breaking my personal injunction against talking about video games on this blog, partly because I recently found something really cool that I want to talk about, but mostly because I’ve been down in the dumps for … Continue reading

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