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April 30th, 2009
Casual Hardcore
by Scorpia

The terms “hardcore” and “casual” have been thrown around a lot the last few years. But do we really have a definition for these terms? What is “casual”? What is “hardcore”?

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April 29th, 2009
White Wolf: Turning Ugly
by Scorpia

More details have emerged since yesterday’s news about White Wolf being cancelled, and it ain’t pretty.

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April 28th, 2009
Tactical Thoughts
by Scorpia

Over on his blog today, Coyote writes about tactical combat: fighting that involves more than a simple onslaught of spells and swords to blow away the enemy.

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April 28th, 2009
Tough Times For CD Projekt
by Scorpia

Gamebanshee is reporting the sad news that The Witcher: Rise Of The White Wolf has been cancelled.

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April 27th, 2009
Another Progress Report
by Scorpia

Every so often, someone somewhere does a write-up on “Have RPGs Progressed?” Agamemnon, over at Hellforge, appears to be the latest in this long line of commentators.

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April 26th, 2009
Vs. Nature
by Scorpia

We’re concerned about Nature. We strive to preserve what’s left of our flora and fauna. So Zodiac Eclipse over at Destructoid wonders why we’re always killing animals in our games.

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April 25th, 2009
Get It Free
by Scorpia

Who really likes grinding? What if you didn’t have to? Suppose you could just push a button and get all the levels you wanted? That’s the question Tim asks over at a blog called tremblinghand.com.

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April 24th, 2009
Too Strange For Me
by Scorpia

Over at cripsygamer, they have a short piece about the return of Sierra’s old (really old) adventure games. As quasi-MP adventure games.

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