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Fallout 4 Sucks

The graphics are okay, the AI sucks, the plot sucks, the UI REALLY sucks, the music sucks… Good grief. This is just an awful game. Who on earth thought this was ready to release?

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Absolutely Not Fabulous

Well that was a let down. I’ve wanted to play a Fable game ever since I heard about the series, but not being an XBox owner I’ve been denied that opportunity because the game has always been exclusive to that … Continue reading

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On Skyrim V: Stronger Together

One of the features of The Elder Scrolls from Daggerfall onwards has been Factions; organisations that you can (often) join, each with an associated set of quests, and a hierarchy of ranks through which you can progress. Fighters, Mages and … Continue reading

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Steam’s Potato Sack Part 2

Time for the next set of three games from the Potato Sack. See here for part one if you missed it. It’s worth saying that I’m not trying to write proper reviews: I’m writing down my initial feelings after playing … Continue reading

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On Skyrim III: Questing for Perfection

This post originally appeared on the UESP blog: here. Of all the new features introduced in TES V: Skyrim, the one that has UESP’s active editors simultaneously wriggling with delight and squirming with horror is “Radiant Story”. At its most … Continue reading

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More Ways to Waste My Time

The Sims 2 is a great game, made even better when you extend it with the University upgrade pack, but I felt there was something missing from my life. Friends? Exercise? A girlfriend? No¬†– a good football management game. I … Continue reading

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Simming At Last

Got it working! (The Sims 2, that is). I loaded up and before it crashed, turned all the detail options to minimum. I dare say that’s going too far, but better safe than sorry. Well I know what’s going to … Continue reading

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