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In the beginning…

Beginnings are hard. It’s a change from nothingness to… something. Beginnings┬áset 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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