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April 22nd, 2007
Be Evil
by Scorpia

Games that put you in the “evil” seat are rare. Most would likely think of Dungeon Keeper first. That was where you set up tricks and traps and nasty monsters to keep “do-gooders” out of your happy home.

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April 22nd, 2007
Jeff Vogel Still Hates RPGs
by Scorpia

Yep, he still does. In Jeff Vogel Hates RPGs, he ranted about the hours of makework necessary for your character to become competent. Now he takes on cannon fodder.

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April 21st, 2007
All Magic
by Scorpia

Skyfallen Entertainment is working on a game called Dawn Of Magic. It’s billed as (what else?) “action RPG”, but with a difference. Unlike the typical RPG, there is only one class to play: mage.

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April 20th, 2007
Oh, No – Another One!
by Scorpia

Yep, just when you thought we were far enough into the year to avoid “best lists” for awhile, IGN has put up a list of “Top 10 Graphic Adventures Of All Time”.

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April 19th, 2007
D&D Goes PSP
by Scorpia

Game Banshee has an interesting article up on a game called Dungeons & Dragons Tactics being developed for the Playstation portable.

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April 18th, 2007
Quests In Depths Of Peril
by Scorpia

Back in Quest-ionable Activities, we discussed the generally poor “quests” in the average RPG. Now a game is coming along that has, apparently, taken a different approach.

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April 18th, 2007
The Positive Side
by Scorpia

We all know what happened earlier this week at Virginia Tech, and how some people jumped into the spotlight pointing fingers at games once again. They had no justification, but we know the media don’t care much, if at all, about accuracy in reporting. They just want the latest sensation, however biased.

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April 17th, 2007
An Off Day
by Scorpia

This was not one of my better days. I started two different articles, and couldn’t finish either one. It’s really annoying when that happens. There I am, going along, and suddenly, I have no idea of what comes next. Twice. Gaaah.
It wasn’t even like taking a day off. I could use one, though. There are 350 posts up now (this will be 351). That’s a lot in less than a year.

A day off. What a concept! Anyone know what that is?