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Entries Tagged as 'That Thing…'

Tackling “The List,” and Dwarf Fortress

July 25th, 2008 · No Comments

I intend to get a ‘to do’ list widget, but until then, I’ll post here that I’m firmly aiming to do a Nintendo DS game. In fact, I’ve already ordered the R4 card. But until that gets here, I intend to dedicate this weekend completely to Dwarf Fortress. I love that insane game with all […]

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The Clothes (Should) Make The Man

January 5th, 2008 · No Comments

(Or: Nice suit, everyone.) Stylistically speaking, clothes in WoW are completely unimportant. Now sure, they have to fit in with the rest of the game (though, that’s a pretty low bar) and you’ll always have people talking about how kickass Set A looks on Race 2, or how Set B’s helmet looks better than Set […]

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Tags: MMO · That Thing...

Massacring MMOs

December 1st, 2007 · No Comments

(Or: Born in the M.M.O.) I think my major problem with any MMO comes from the size of the population, and how that serves to reduce the flexibility of online worlds. With thousands playing on a server, one can’t reasonably expect unique quests or items, available only to one person. The other thousands of players […]

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