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  • Reviews

    Let’s Review: Virginia

    Virginia wasn’t what I expected. Where I was expecting a point & click adventure game in a similar vein to Deadly Premonition, I got a game primarily about a friendship between two women. There…

    September 25, 2016
  • Sims

    Apartments Possibly Coming to the Sims 4

    After several months of EA remaining uncharacteristically silent when it came to one of their biggest cash cow series, fans of The Sims may finally have the leak they’ve (we’ve?) been waiting for. The…

    August 17, 2016
  • Sims

    Let’s Review: The Sims 4 Dine Out

    Oh hey, it’s another Sims post. My twitter poll wanted me to take a look at The Sims 4’s new game pack, Dine Out, so that’s what we’re here for this fine evening. Dine…

    June 7, 2016
  • Uncategorized

    On the Importance of Log Parsers

    UPDATE 2/6/2016: Since publishing I’ve been reminded that Warcraft Logs actually does have an option to keep parses private that I wasn’t aware of and would have been nice to know about some time…

    May 31, 2016
  • Uncategorized

    Arkh 2: Electric Boogaloo

    Whew. Now here’s a blast from the past. Anyone else remember The Arkh Project? If you don’t, that’s okay; 2012 was a simpler time. This was several months before the online reaction to Anita…

    March 5, 2016
  • Uncategorized

    Please, Shut Up

    I used to say that the biggest difference between JRPGs and Western RPGs (besides geography) was that JRPGs wanted to tell players a story, whereas WRPGs wanted to give players the tools to tell their…

    March 3, 2016
  • Reviews

    Review: The Sims 4: Get Together

    Look, I’m going to be honest; it’s finals week right now and I’m writing this review in between paragraphs of my Operating Systems textbook. Get Together is the second expansion for The Sims 4, following on from Get…

    December 16, 2015
  • Sims

    EA, No.

    In preparation for its second expansion being released on Tuesday, EA released a large patch for The Sims 4. It included a couple of new, minor features as well as quite a few bugfixes for both the…

    December 4, 2015