The Unfinished Game is its Own Reward

I just had an epiphany. I don’t need to finish games. Which sounds incredibly stupid when you realize that I’ve been leaving games unfinished ever since I started gaming, as every gamer without OCD is wont to do. But it’s finally, really hit me. Let me explain. I just finished playing Yakuza, a cult PS2…

Digital Gaming Libraries: An Overview

If that isn’t a sexy headline, I don’t know what is. But seriously: digital gaming libraries (or DGLs) are one of the most useful gaming resources to emerge from the internet in the last decade. What is a DGL? In its most basic sense, it’s a spreadsheet that’s easy to use and plugs into preexisting…

The Road to Front Mission 5

I did not expect to take over two weeks to get another real entry here. Sorry for the delay – things are moving ahead on getting a Full Time Job, which will theoretically cut my posting time but in practice shouldn’t much, since I mostly do it on the weekend anyway. There’s also material. I…

The Stanley Parable

I just played a game I liked very much. It is a Source mod called The Stanley Parable, and is free for anyone who owns a Source game on their PC (and at this point, I can’t imagine why you wouldn’t, but if you’re one of those weirdos than you’ll be happy to know that…