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Co-opting out of Co-op

Co-opting out of Co-op

Cooperative games are as popular today as split-screen games were in the nineties and they don’t show any signs of losing their popularity. I personally enjoy a good romp (oo-er) with friends as much as the next bloke. There’s nothing better than getting a group…

End of the World

End of the World

I’m a notorious game potterer. Given the chance, I’ll happy idle around an open-game world like a Sunday driver, watching, exploring, and stuffing outsized weaponry into a jewellery box the size of a paperback book. Quests back up like enraged motorists behind me as I…

System Shock 2: Surviving the OSA – Part 3

System Shock 2: Surviving the OSA – Part 3

This is going to be a really, really painful experience. I’m being out-gunned by psychic-enabled monkeys, for Christ’s sake. This isn’t a joke. I’m aboard a faster-than-light vessel millions of miles away from Earth and in the distant future, where mankind has unlocked the…

Scratch That Glitch

Scratch That Glitch

At the time of writing this, I’m now four days sober.  It wasn’t through choice, but because enough people got talking and brought attention to the problem, resulting in an intervention.  Just as I was enjoying the high, the ground collapsed below me and when…