Brought to you one day late by Shamus fighting off hordes of influenza ninjas. Or maybe he’s just playing XCOM.
DM of the Rings
Both a celebration and an evisceration of tabletop roleplaying games, by twisting the Lord of the Rings films into a D&D game.
Video Compression Gone Wrong
How does image compression work, and why does it create those ugly spots all over some videos and not others?
The plot of this game isn't just dumb, it's actively hostile to the player. This game hates you and thinks you are stupid.
MMO Population Problems
Computers keep getting more powerful. So why do the population caps for massively multiplayer games stay about the same?
The Best of 2016
My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2016.