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Then Mass Effect 3 Came Along…

Over the past 2 years my passion towards gaming has dwindled, as has been evident by the lack of frequent updates on this blog. I figured it was just part of getting older—my priorities were changing and my interests were evolving. Then Mass Effect 3 came along. I think Mass Effect 3 has had the effect on me I expected Skyrim to have. To [...]



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Struggling with Dragon Age II

I’m really struggling to enjoy Dragon Age II, which is really bothering me as I absolutely loved Origins. I’m having trouble putting my finger on what’s so different about Dragon Age II to Origins that’s preventing me from experiencing the same level of engrossment, because there’s nothing drastically different [...]



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Aside: Alan Wake Worth The Wait?

I don’t mean to jump the gun here, especially as I only booted Alan Wake up this evening, but I’m pretty certain it has been worth the wait. In case you didn’t know, Alan Wake has been milling around the Xboxsphere since its launch in ’05, victim to many delays and a lack of updates. Games that are in development for [...]



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Aside: Natal.

I’m not usually one to link to stories that crop up in my feed reader, but I’m guessing many of you have reservations, like myself, regarding Project Natal. I’m not massively stoked on the idea of it. Not because of the technology itself, although the E3 demo initially had me thinking it seemed too ambitious, but more so [...]