Allow me to dig up the old story about the activation system that is part of Mass Effect and is destined for Spore. The rumor was that you could only “activate” the game three times. Before launch they said this:
And now that they have your money they say this:
The Slashdot thread on this is still smouldering a little, but I didn’t see anything there we didn’t cover here a hundred times already. I am happy to see the outrage spread, though. Just remember, you agreed to the poisoning when you installed the product.
Tell me one more time: Which side is the thieves and which side is the people just protecting their investment? Because I can’t remember now.
What is Piracy?
It seems like a simple question, but it turns out everyone has a different idea of right and wrong in the digital world.
There's a wonderful way to balance difficulty in RPGs, and designers try to prevent it. For some reason.
Dear Hollywood: Do a Mash Reboot
Since we're rebooting everything, MASH will probably come up eventually. Here are some casting suggestions.
The Witch Watch
My first REAL published book, about a guy who comes back from the dead due to a misunderstanding.
A stream-of-gameplay review of Dead Island. This game is a cavalcade of bugs and bad design choices.