This makes me very happy. Couldn’t happen to a nicer bunch of developers.
LATER: (March 31 2007) The article is gone. The gist was that GalCiv 2 was one of the top-selling games that week. There were other details, but they elude me now.
Are Lootboxes Gambling?
Obviously they are. Right? Actually, is this another one of those sneaky hard-to-define things?
The Gradient of Plot Holes
Most stories have plot holes. The failure isn't that they exist, it's when you notice them while immersed in the story.
Spec Ops: The Line
A videogame that judges its audience, criticizes its genre, and hates its premise. How did this thing get made?
Stop Asking Me to Play Dark Souls!
An unhinged rant where I maybe slightly over-reacted to the water torture of Souls evangelism.
Secret of Good Secrets
Sometimes in-game secrets are fun and sometimes they're lame. Here's why.