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It’s been quite awhile since we’ve done one of these, so let’s get together and chat a bit. What’s going on in your world? Or for some inspiration, answer this question: If you could only bring one videogame with you … Continue reading
Cryptic Studios’ Neverwinter is a game that kind of snuck up on me. I’m not a huge D&D aficionado and don’t follow or know the lore all that well, and I didn’t spend much time in Dungeons & Dragons Online. … Continue reading
Bioshock Infinite released this week, and I know I’m not the only one playing this game. I actually went in just about completely blind aside from watching a couple of trailers — so I was completely shocked and blown away … Continue reading
Today’s Friday Fun is hosted by this fantastic post. Ever wondered why there just aren’t enough male characters in video games? Want to hear quotes about why this blatant sexism is going on? Read this for an exclusive look at … Continue reading
It’s Friday! That means that it’s time for this week’s edition of Friday Fun! Go ahead and talk amongst yourselves about whatever you’d like – but make sure to adhere to our discussion policy. Hope everyone has a great weekend!
It’s *almost* the weekend, and that means it’s time for another Friday Fun! We’re pretty sure this weekend is going to be all Dragon Age II and PAX East, but what else do you have going on in your real … Continue reading
Hey everyone! First of all, sorry about the radio silence over the past week – things have been pretty busy around here with GDC preparation and other things getting in the way. But that’s not going to stop the heroic … Continue reading
Anyone who has played Dragon Quest games has a soft spot for these Slimes, just admit it. It’s Friday and that means it’s time for another open thread. Talk amongst yourselves about anything you’d like! For me, life is all … Continue reading
It’s Friday again! That means it’s time to chit chat about anything you want as long as you abide by our comment policy. What’s new with me? Well, I purchased Magicka on Steam and I can’t wait to go home … Continue reading