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A Glimpse of Horror: Part 3

In our continuing coverage of the horror genre, today I take a look at one of my favorite parts of any game, the monsters. Designing a good monster is an art form to itself. Great monsters drive the game forward, … Continue reading

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A Glimpse of Horror: Part 2

In this first segment on horror games, we’ll talk a look at one of the most obvious factors in a game that’s supposed to be scary… the setting. The haunted house, the creepy castle, and the forgotten cemetery; these places … Continue reading

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A Glimpse of Horror: Introduction

It’s that time of year, and you know what? I don’t mind being trite, so I’m going to talk about horror. I love horror games, they’re a thrill, they’re fun, and the puzzles don’t usually hurt my head. There are … Continue reading

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Kickstarters That Matter, Vol. 2

Since our last update, we’ve seen some worthwhile projects become successful over at Kickstarter. Adventure gaming has seen what will hopefully become the start of a full revival. This past week we’ve seen both Tex Murphy, and Space Quest see … Continue reading

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Kickstarters That Matter

Most people by now have heard about the wonderful things happening over at Kickstarter. If you haven’t, you should really check it out. The site has opened new doors for developers in the game industry (or any industry for that … Continue reading

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Indie games?

I try not to complain about trivial things, I really do. I know that semantics can often be the most trivial of things. I know there’s no point in arguing over who is and is not allowed to use a … Continue reading

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