Friday Roundtable: Are Games Being Dumbed Down?

Are Games Being Dumbed Down?

Uphill in the Snow, Both Ways

Some of us (relatively) old fogies like to shake our fists and bemoan the way the times, they are a-changin’. According to our campfire stories, the early days of gaming were a time when gamers still had honor, simple two-button controls were superior, and games were still back-breakingly difficult, “the way it should be”. Continue reading


Sunday Morning Cheer: Diablo Lore in a Minute

Diablo in a Minute

Diablo III is in production, and even though no release date has been officially announced, it’s never too soon to brush up on your Diablo lore, because, you know, it’s been a while. Might as well do it in an ultra-fast paced minute. Continue reading