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February 28th, 2009
ZTK: Dismal Depths
by Scorpia

Darindel has clawed his way up to level 30 (no easy task) and down to dungeon level 30. The game is becoming a real slog now.

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February 27th, 2009
Out With A Boom
by Scorpia

MMOGs come and go, and tomorrow (2/28/09), Tabula Rasa is going. The usual routine is to broadcast a farewell message in-game and then shut down the servers. TR, however, is going out with a bang.

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February 26th, 2009
GOGging The Duke
by Scorpia

Moving right along, Good Old Games is expanding its catalogue with the addition of games from Apogee Software. The first one available is Duke Nukem 3D, for the low, low price of $5.99.

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February 25th, 2009
DUH
by Scorpia

For years, gamers, game mags, and journalists have been saying it’s stupid for companies to all put their releases out at the same time, usually Christmas. Is it finally starting to penetrate?

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February 24th, 2009
Remembering Sierra
by Scorpia

When we think of those “old time” adventure games, naturally Infocom comes to mind. But for graphic adventures, the king was Sierra. Over at gunaxin.com, Ben has a list of Sierra’s products, and it’s impressive.

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February 23rd, 2009
ZTK: Baffling Points
by Scorpia

In a typical RPG, the tougher the opponent, the more experience it’s worth. This does not seem to hold true in ZTK. At least not by my reckoning.

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February 22nd, 2009
Geneforge 5: Demo Ends
by Scorpia

Well, that was quick. Much faster than the demo portion in the previous game. Then again, there were far fewer areas to visit. Verbose mentioned in his comments to my earlier post that Jeff seems to be cutting back on his demos, and it certainly seems that way here.

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February 21st, 2009
Geneforge 5: First Look
by Scorpia

Yes, Geneforge 5 Windows version came out a little sooner than anyone expected. Even Jeff ;). It’s been available since last Thursday (2/19), but I waited a few days to be sure there were no major problems with the release. So far, it looks to be clean, so I grabbed it this morning.

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