It really does take guts to grief the GM.
There’s a lot of little bits in this one I love. From the Portal reference in panel 1, to the signs outside the goblins’ cave, to Marcus sleeping in the last panel, to Ivy’s comment, and then of course Josh. Because he’s not only griefing the GM, he’s screwing with all of the other players. $20 says if he was called on it, the reply would be “It’s what my character would do!”
Games and the Fear of Death
Why killing you might be the least scary thing a game can do.
MMO Population Problems
Computers keep getting more powerful. So why do the population caps for massively multiplayer games stay about the same?
Blistering Stupidity of Fallout 3
Yeah, this game is a classic. But the story is idiotic, incoherent, thematically confused, and patronizing.
Project Button Masher
I teach myself music composition by imitating the style of various videogame soundtracks. How did it turn out? Listen for yourself.
The Biggest Game Ever
How did this niche racing game make a gameworld so massive, and why is that a big deal?