Here’s the latest episode of Spoiler Warning, in which we have a surprise guest!
When Mumbles mentioned dragging dead women to her hideout, she was talking about this gem from the Fallout 4 forum, on NeoGaf, by way of Twitter, now shared on my blog:
A NeoGAF member points out what he finds to be a terrible flaw in Fallout 4 pic.twitter.com/Q2r8UKQgGn
— Alex Donaldson (@APZonerunner) November 20, 2015
The stuff Chris brought up about butts vs. anuses vs. WHY ARE WE TALKING ABOUT THIS is a reference to our fourth anniversary episode.
Starcraft 2: Rush Analysis
I write a program to simulate different strategies in Starcraft 2, to see how they compare.
Who Broke the In-Game Economy?
Why are RPG economies so bad? Why are shopkeepers so mercenary, why are the prices so crazy, and why do you always end up a gazillionaire by the end of the game? Can't we just have a sensible balanced economy?
A Telltale Autopsy
What lessons can we learn from the abrupt demise of this once-impressive games studio?
Charging More for a Worse Product
No, game prices don't "need" to go up. That's not how supply and demand works. Instead, the publishers need to be smarter about where they spend their money.
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.