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Saturday, February 18, 2012

Gaming Made Me - Starflight

This is an article in the vein of Rock, Paper, Shotgun's "Gaming Made Me" series, in which famous journalists and developers talk about the games that had formative influences on them as young players. The game that sticks most in my memory is Starflight, from Binary Systems.

Thursday, January 19, 2012

The Privilege of Principles

The other day I had a random argument on Twitter. I don't do that often; I sometimes see things that annoy me but usually restrain myself from lashing out. But this one's stuck with me for a while, so I wanted to do a post about it and flesh out my feelings.

It started with Robert Khoo, from Penny Arcade, and the following tweet: