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August 23rd, 2007
The Tough Ones
by Scorpia

Over at Gamasutra today, they have a game-design article by John Harris on “20 Difficult Games”.

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August 22nd, 2007
The Problem With Violence
by Scorpia

We’ve discussed the matter of violence in games, or “violent games”, several times before. And we know about the many political movements to restrict such games in various ways. But I think the problem is not violence per se.

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August 21st, 2007
Press: Too Much Influence?
by Scorpia

Over at Kotaku, they have a short report from the GCDC going on in Leipzig, Germany. This one is about press influence on games.

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August 20th, 2007
Adventures In Shooting
by Scorpia

Over on his blog, Steve Bauman (former Computer Games Magazine editor) has a post on the “revival” of the adventure game genre. Of course, adventures never went away, although they have been in something of a decline since the Myst craze died out.

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August 19th, 2007
It’s Another…List
by Scorpia

I know, I know. I said I’d sworn off lists. But hey, it’s a dull Sunday evening. And I’m feeling too lazy to write anything “heavy”. And I know that Presto is just itching to post another list of his own ;).

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August 18th, 2007
Milking The Cash Cow
by Scorpia

Once again, Coyote sneaks in ahead of me (I really have to watch this guy; he’s too fast!). On his blog, he has a post about the upcoming D&D 4th edition.

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August 17th, 2007
The Game Glut
by Scorpia

While flipping through back issues of CGW for my post, I’m Amazed, I came across an interesting piece in the March-April 1983 issue.

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August 16th, 2007
Early Bioshock
by Scorpia

While Bioshock is still several days from release, reviews are already showing up. For that matter, the game itself was briefly available ahead of time.

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