Category Archives: Rants

What Not To Do To The Guys Who Have Made You Billions Of Dollars

I haven’t given up on the game industry yet, but it’s really looking like it’s going to be impossible for me to work for any studio that works under a large publisher. EA have pulled nonsensical stunt after nonsensical stunt … Continue reading

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Ubisoft DRM

I was quietly ignoring the whole Ubisort DRM scandal. After all: 1) I made my views on the Bioshock 2 DRM pretty clear and the new Ubisoft DRM is quite worse. So duh. 2) I still haven’t gotten around to … Continue reading

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Possibly Pirating Bioshock 2

Under normal circumstances, I buy games legitimately. Between my brothers and I, we own legit copies of thousands of PC games on CD as well as dozens to hundreds of games for each of the consoles we own (depending on … Continue reading

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Dear Lucasarts: Why Didn’t You Tell Me?

Dear Lucasarts, I bought the Lucasarts Adventure Pack on Steam during the Christmas sale. It cost me $2.50. When I installed the games, I discovered that unlike the hastily DOSBOX-ed exact copies of the original games I was expecting, you … Continue reading

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Math Class & Other Craziness

This week I started a new class, one which is four days a week and finishes in just four more weeks. So it’s basically cramming a lot of new and semi-familiar math concepts into my brain in a short period … Continue reading

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Those Jerks At Valve

I went to E3 with the assumption that I’d get to meet some guys from Valve, and hopefully give them a copy of my game. It’s pretty precious: there’s only 100 copies of Steam City Chronicles in the whole world … Continue reading

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You Can Fail 100 Times As Long As You Succeed Once

One last fascinating video I ran across before I go: EDIT: Eh, I’ve edited and re-edited and there’s no way to say what I originally wanted to say without it sounding like sour grapes. So I’ll just let the video … Continue reading

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