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The Thrill of Beating an Impossible Battle

What is it about an impossible battle or insane boss fight that thrills us? It’s almost masochistic in a way….

Do You Dare Enter the Deep Dungeons of Doom?

by Benjamin Fitzgerald I’d heard about Deep Dungeons of Doom for a while, but had never felt the driving urge…

What Were Playing This Week – Is It December Already? Edition

Ben Fitzgerald – Nox (PC), Oblivion (360) After sinking 55 hours into Civilization III over the last week, I need…

Heroine’s Quest: a Retro RPG Adventure

by Benjamin Fitzgerald The saying goes that the best things in life are free, but I don’t know if I…

Mass Effect Doesn’t Need to Be Remastered. Seriously.

If what was trending on Facebook last week is any indication, there are quite a few fans who are upset…

Hall of Fame Review – Icewind Dale II (2002)

by Benjamin Fitzgerald Developer: Black Isle Publisher: Interplay Release Date: August 27, 2002 Genre: Role-playing Mode: Single-player, multi-player Rating: T…

Her Story Will Captivate You

By Benjamin Fitzgerald Release Date: June 24, 2015 Developer: Sam Barlow Publisher: None [Independently Released] Genre: FMV, Detective System: PC,…

Video Game Violence – A Personal Reflection

Video games often get a bad rap. They are subjected constantly to a stream of criticism from many sources. They…

Hall of Fame Review – Planescape: Torment (1999)

by Benjamin Fitzgerald   Developer: Black Isle Publisher: Interplay Release Date: December 12, 1999 Genre: Role-playing Mode: Single-player Rating: T…

Last Token Gaming Hall of Fame Review – Broken Sword: Shadow of the Templars (1996)

Developer: Revolution Software Publisher: Virgin Interactive Release Date: September 30, 1996 (PC), January 31, 1998 (PlayStation) Genre: Point-and-click adventure, mystery Mode: Single-player Rating:…

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