Good to be the King?
Which would you rather be: A king in the middle ages, or a lower-income laborer in the 21st century?
The Plot-Driven Door
You know how videogames sometimes do that thing where it's preposterously hard to go through a simple door? This one is really bad.
In Defense of Crunch
Crunch-mode game development isn't good, but sometimes it happens for good reasons.
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.
Diablo III Retrospective
We were so upset by the server problems and real money auction that we overlooked just how terrible everything else is.