With three people in the studio, two of whom play videogames on the regular, we thought we’d talk about what we’ve been playing. Unfortunately, it turned out that only one of us was actually playing anything new, so that didn’t work out as well as we’d hoped.
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We discuss the changes in games that have made games better. But mostly we complain about dumb innovations. As is to be expected.
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Dale isn’t here so we’re free to talk about things invented after the ’80s. Namely, first person shooters, MMORGs, and free to play games. That mostly means Planetside 2, but we do talk about some others.
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This is a topic about video games. There are also spoilers for the Fast & Furious series. As if there could be spoilers for that series.
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When does a game overstay its welcome? When do you need an expansion to revitalize it? Who knows?
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It’s time for the best geek stuff of 2012. And the worst. But mostly the best.
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How do you get plebians to like gaming? Probably not call them plebians, that’s for sure.
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We talk about ghosts. Why don’t ghost games work? Why didn’t White Wolf ever nail that particular genre? What types of ghosts are there? Are we already dead?
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Dale is not a frood who knows where his towel is. He wants to create a whole new language in games that everyone buys into. We’re joined by Patrick from BashCon which you should seriously think about attending.
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Continents. They’re big. We discuss their potential for gaming, which basically boils down to insulting their native cultures.
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