During the original run, this one was spoiled about six strips earlier when people began pointing out the relative worth of +1 Sword vs. +0 Pig.
The “Headdesk” avatar saw a lot of use on Livejournal in the months and years following this comic.
A horrible, railroading, stupid, contrived, and painfully ill-conceived roleplaying campaign. All in good fun.
Games and the Fear of Death
Why killing you might be the least scary thing a game can do.
The Gameplay is the Story
Some advice to game developers on how to stop ruining good stories with bad cutscenes.
Raytracing is coming. Slowly. Eventually. What is it and what will it mean for game development?
Steam Summer Blues
This mess of dross, confusion, and terrible UI design is the storefront the big publishers couldn't beat? Amazing.