Monthly Archives: August 2013

The Weaknesses of Portable Controls and Their Negative Effects on the Gaming Industry

The Weaknesses of Portable Controls and Their Negative Effects on the Gaming Industry When using a tablet, cell phone, or netbook, you are sacrificing a great deal of functionality for the benefit of portability. For many tasks, this is entirely … Continue reading

Android, Video Gaming

DuckTales Remastered: A Pathetic Exercise in Imperialist Hegemony

DuckTales Remastered: A Pathetic Exercise in Imperialist Hegemony SMASH THE DUCKRIARCHY!!!!!! It’s so insulting and degrading to keep stereotyping and denying rights to an entire subset of intelligent beings based on traits they cannot control. To inflict vicious cane beatings … Continue reading

Comedy, Exploring Stuff, Platformer, Politics, Video Gaming

GOG.com: Better than Steam

Sorry about the lack of updates, dear readers. I have some excuses but no one wants to hear them, so instead have a link to an article explaining why GOG.com is so good. http://www.gatheryourparty.com/2013/08/13/distribution-hoedown-gog-review/ One thing the author doesn’t give … Continue reading

Video Gaming

Shadowrun Returns: Competent, With Unfulfilled Potential

Shadowrun Returns: Competent, With Unfulfilled Potential Shadowrun is a multimedia franchise that started with a tabletop RPG in 1989. It has had a recent resurgence due to the success of a Kickstarter campaign, resulting in the game I’m reviewing. (1) … Continue reading

Fantasy/Sci-Fi, RPG or thereabouts, Strategy, Video Gaming