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In the beginning…

Beginnings are hard. It’s a change from nothingness to… something. BeginningsĀ set the tone of what is to come, but they must also be interesting enough to justify continuing. Specifically I’m talking about ‘works’ (as in ‘works of art’, ‘works of … Continue reading

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Empire: Total War

It crashes. It used not crash. When I was running it at the very limit of capability of my old ATI card, I had to have all the settings dialled all the way down. The graphics were blocky and shadows … Continue reading

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Dear game developer…

… I know you’re reading this so this is what I would like you to do for your next game. I’ve just watched the latest demo video for Lionheart: King’s Crusade and while it looks like a fun game; one … Continue reading

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Pro Vercelli

If you have the 8 hours or so to follow a frankly fantastic blog detailing the fictional exploits of a real football team in Football Manager 2009. www.runofplay.com Excellent writing, funny and I found myself rooting for a team in … Continue reading

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