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GOG Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary - Sales and Giveaways

Posted by ValH at 11:16 am on 10.2.2018 (2 months ago)

GOG.COM, the online video game store dedicated to providing us with a way to play the “good old games” on modern systems DRM-f...

The Five Best Years in PC Gaming History

Posted by BuckGB at 4:33 pm on 04.1.2018 (9 months ago)

PC Gamer has listed what they feel are the "top 5" best years for PC gaming, and while I don't think they go back far enough (1985...

A List of Influential Immersive Sims

Posted by ValH at 11:11 am on 01.26.2018 (11 months ago)

Immersive sims, otherwise known as stealth games or simply RPGs, are the subject of this Gamasutra article where a number of devel...

The Making of System Shock 2's Opening Area

Posted by ValH at 11:00 am on 09.3.2017 (1 year ago)

This Eurogamer article takes a close look at the opening Med/Sci level of System Shock 2 with the help of its original designer - ...

The Uncertain Future of Immersive Sims

Posted by ValH at 11:02 am on 08.17.2017 (1 year ago)

This PC Gamer article talks about the underwhelming sales of the recently released immersive sim games and the possible reasons fo...

PCGamesN's PC Classics That Are Still Worth Playing

Posted by ValH at 11:30 am on 08.1.2017 (1 year ago)

The editors at PCGamesN have put together a list of classic PC games that, in their mind, are still worth playing. And while I dis...


Posted by ValH at 10:14 am on 07.22.2017 (1 year ago)

The folks at GOG want to distract us from this summer's sweltering heat by offering us a chance to play a lot of heavily discounte...

Richard Cobbett on RPG Villains

Posted by ValH at 1:16 pm on 07.10.2017 (1 year ago)

The latest of Richard Cobbett's RPG Scrollbars columns talks in detail about the intricate process of creating fun, memorable, and...

Why System Shock Matters

Posted by ValH at 10:39 am on 05.24.2017 (1 year ago)

An editorial on Glixel tries to answer why System Shock, a game from 1994 that didn't even sell too well still matters to this day...

Ken Levine on the Literate Gamer Podcast

Posted by ValH at 10:09 am on 05.19.2017 (1 year ago)

Ken Levine, who recently moved away from AAA game development and formed a smaller studio, Ghost Story Games, has participated in ...

How Nightdive Studios Brought Back System Shock

Posted by ValH at 9:41 am on 05.10.2017 (1 year ago)

A feature article on GameInformer takes a detailed look at how a small indie team, Nightdive Studios, has managed to acquire the r...

IGN's Top 100 RPGs of All Time, Part 4

Posted by ValH at 10:28 am on 05.5.2017 (1 year ago)

Now we're getting to the good stuff. The 4th part of IGN's top RPG list includes entries 21-40, with a fair share of must-have tit...

System Shock Retrospective

Posted by ValH at 10:16 pm on 04.15.2017 (1 year ago)

An article on Medium provides a detailed and extensive look at the history and specifics of the game that kicked off its own subge...

"Making PC's Most Complex Games" Roundtable Discussion

Posted by BuckGB at 5:20 pm on 03.12.2017 (1 year ago)

PC Gamer caught up with industry veterans Warren Spector, Harvey Smith, Ricardo Bare, Tom Francis, and Steve Gaynor - the designer...

Irrational Games Rebranded to Ghost Story Games

Posted by ValH at 11:12 am on 02.24.2017 (1 year ago)

Ken Levine's Irrational Games studio has been going through internal changes for some time now. And while we still don't have any ...

PC Gamer's Best RPGs of All Time 2016 Edition

Posted by ValH at 12:47 am on 01.1.2017 (1 year ago)

People love "best of" lists. Knowing this, PC Gamer has provided a timely update to their best RPGs of all time list. The criteria...

System Shock Remake Interview

Posted by ValH at 1:55 pm on 12.27.2016 (1 year ago)

GamingBolt has published an interview with Stephen Kick, the founder of Night Dive Studios, about the upcoming System Shock remake...

How 2K Killed Irrational Games 

Posted by BuckGB at 2:00 pm on 10.29.2016 (2 years ago)

Irrational Games is responsible for some amazing video games, including System Shock 2, the Freedom Force series, and the BioShock...

Night Dive Studios Video Interview

Posted by WorstUsernameEver at 8:47 am on 07.18.2016 (2 years ago)

Matt Barton has published the first of a multi-part interview with Night Dive Studios CEO Stephen Kick on his YouTube channel, as ...

Voices in Your Ear

Posted by WorstUsernameEver at 3:42 pm on 07.4.2016 (2 years ago)

In his latest RPG Scrollbars column for Rock, Paper, Shotgun, Richard Cobbett analyzes the characteristics that made the voice act...

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