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TGIF, Border House folks! This is the second installment of our new feature where we summarize the week in gaming and link to our favorite articles of the week. Be sure to add your own news and links in the … Continue reading
[caption id="attachment_9221" align="aligncenter" width="540"] Logo for Dragon Age III Inquisition[/caption] The Dragon Age series has been discussed frequently on this site. Today marks an official announcement of the Dragon Age 3 on the BioWare blog. The series has an ever … Continue reading
[caption id="attachment_6460" align="aligncenter" width="540" caption="A team consisting of a Turian, a Krogan, and a Salarian fight against heavily armored Cerberus shock troops."][/caption] After months of rumors and speculation, BioWare has confirmed that, Mass Effect 3, the final part of their … Continue reading
The fantastic news that Beyond Good and Evil will be released in HD (in 2011) hit the internets today. Kirk Hamilton of Gamer Melodico got a bit of a hands-on at the Ubisoft’s Digital Day press event. Being the excitable … Continue reading
Members of the Xbox LIVE community received an open letter today. It read as follows: A Letter from Marc Whitten: Update to Xbox LIVE Code of Conduct Published March 5, 2010 Dear Xbox LIVE members, Since the beginning, Microsoft has … Continue reading
[caption id="attachment_877" align="alignleft" width="198" caption="Dragon Age comic book cover; shows three warriors, two men and one woman, standing dramatically on a precepice over an ocean with a castle in the far background."][/caption] Via Joystiq comes news that the first issue … Continue reading
When we first launched The Border House just over a week ago, I posted to the wow_ladies LiveJournal community about its existence. Being that the wow_ladies group is all female WoW gamers, some of whom identify as feminist – I … Continue reading