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Secret World Legends – some secrets should be kept

“Secret World Legends was our chance to make combat feel more immersive, more responsive, and just plain old fun.” – Funcom Some secrets shouldn’t be told – I am starting to wonder of if Secret World Legends isn’t one of them. I will preface this by saying that at least two members of the No…

Just Wow…

A friend recently sent me a link to a Youtube video that concerns “gamergate” suggesting I would find it interesting.  Interesting? Yes.  Difficult to listen to? Most emphatically, but not because of the subject matter.  I have always had an issue attaching the epithet “gamergate” to anything as it implies some vast conspirarcy, which just isn’t…

Griefers Adrift

“The exploration and ship building aspect of this game are near top-notch. Since every island is designed by a player they each have their own unique design and fun things to find on them, which in my opinion is much more interesting than something randomly generated. And with shipbuilding you and your friends can build…

Greed to Play

There was a time when John Smedley, then president of Sony Online Entertainment, said that Star Wars the Old Republic would be the last subscription based game to come out – and he wasn’t far wrong. Mind you, free to play hasn’t quite been the bane of existance to PC games like it has to…

Screenshots or it didn’t happen

Not long ago on the forums there was a birth announcement by one of the  proud new fathers, followed of course by the requisite  ”screenshots or it didn’t happen.”  Lately around here we have been playing Minecraft, Starmade, Ascent the Space Game, Ark Survival Evolved and a smattering of World of Warcraft.  It has been…

Zenimax lowers the ban hammer

Zenimax lowers the ban hammer.