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System Shock 2: Surviving the OSA – Part 1

System Shock 2: Surviving the OSA – Part 1

There are plenty of games in the PC Gaming Hall of Fame, but very few are as critically acclaimed as System Shock 2, the player-destroying product of a collaboration between Irrational Games and Looking Glass Studios. As a young gamer, back in 1999, it flew…

Just Another Brick In the Fall

Just Another Brick In the Fall

There is little doubt that games polarise, but to what extent tends to vary, sliding up and down that gamut of grey between love and hate, some veering more to one end than the other. There are few series that do it with such ferocious…

The Wolf Among Us – Just Following The Pack

The Wolf Among Us – Just Following The Pack

When Telltale Games released the first season of The Walking Dead, the industry rightly paid attention. It was a brilliant, brutal story, beautifully told and boldly presented. It was unafraid to pull punches, kept you guessing, and often felt like those moral choices meant something;…

Hello. My name is Mark and I am…

Hello. My name is Mark and I am…

… embarrassed.

On December 19th of 2009, I had the idea to create a website where people with a keen interest in gaming could come together to share their experiences and thoughts with others.  It was a stupid idea, in retrospect, as it was that…