On one hand, it makes no sense for the monsters and encounter areas of the gameworld to come pre-stocked with loot. It also makes no sense for feral beasts and the shambling undead to walk around carrying fabulous cash prizes.
On the other hand, gold coins are shiny and make a fun jingling sound when you have lots of them.
Internet News is All Wrong
Why is internet news so bad, why do people prefer celebrity fluff, and how could it be made better?
Grand Theft Railroad
Grand Theft Auto is a lousy, cheating jerk of a game.
The Best of 2013
My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2013.
Juvenile and Proud
Yes, this game is loud, crude, childish, and stupid. But it it knows what it wants to be and nails it. And that's admirable.
The product of fandom run unchecked, this novel began as a short story and grew into something of a cult hit.