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In-app Purchases: Truly as evil as claimed?

The European Commission announced plans on Thursday to investigate the so-called ‘freemium’ model that most apps are taking these days. Many games and apps in the app-stores for mobile devices are labelled as ‘free’ – you can download and install … Continue reading

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Sony’s E3 2013 Conference

I watched the Sony Conference over lunch today, thought I’d share some of my thoughts. I’ll preface this saying I have not yet watched the Microsoft Conference but I will do so soon, and probably dedicate a future post to … Continue reading

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Why Do We Love Gaming?

A non-gamer asked me ‘What’s the point in video games? Why do you play them?’ and I was stumped as to how to respond. Not because I couldn’t think of any good reasons, but rather because I didn’t know where … Continue reading

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Length of Video Games – Does It Really Matter?

Apologies up front for those dissapointed I avoided the rather obvious joke I could have chosen for the title. It does, however, rather nicely sum up the topic for this post. There seems to be a trend amongst gamers of … Continue reading

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Can a Game Truly Be ‘Scary’?

Shinji Mikami, best known as the designer who brought us Resident Evil, recently said “There are a lot of survival horror games nowadays, but the thing that I want to focus on is having the perfect balance between horror and … Continue reading

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Sacred Citadel: A Mini Review

Sacred Citadel released a few days ago, on the 17th April, 2013. A friend and I have been long-time fans of the Sacred franchise and jumped on board for some brawling, sacred style! A Brief History of Ancaria For those … Continue reading

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