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Female protagonists.

Can game devs ever get this right ?At the moment, there is a trend on gaming news sites surrounding female protagonists, the lack of them or the 'poor execution' being the main talking points.The media can be poisonous and detrimental to the industry when it comes to things like this, they need these talking points, so they will do anything they can to fuel the fire; after all, what do they talk about when there is no actual news. Its happened a few times in the past F2P games,…

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10 Replies · Reply by Chris Diokno 54 minutes ago

Mass Effect discussion

If any of you know anything about me, you'd know about my love for Mass Effect... It is one of my all time favorite RPG series... In fact I say I love it more than Skyrim or Oblivion... And as you know, when someone brings it up in a discussion, me and others tend to... "Derail" the original intent of the discussion... As such, I have created a new discussion here in hopes to discuss with people my favorite series. It can be anything you want... Art tips on drawing characters or races, lore…

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131 Replies · Reply by Vazgen 1 hour ago

Games You Miss

I was thinking about all of the great games I have played in my lifetime and there are a lot I wish I could play again, not with the knowledge I have of them but from a new and fresh perspective. Here are some of the games I miss playing... Fallout 3 - I miss the bleak and hopeless atmosphere, exploring the wastelands and discovering little pockets of life KoToR - A single player Star Wars game with RPG elements? Why did they ever stop producing these games?!! SOCOM - SOCOM 2 was one of my…

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7 Replies · Reply by Borommakot 2 hours ago

Dota 2

I will start this off by saying I am awful at Dota. I hold no illusions over how bad I am. Despite this I thoroughly enjoy it, why? I'm not sure actually.Are there any tolerant veteran players on the blog? Or is there anybody wanting to try but a little bit too intimidated to ? Basically I'm looking for people to play the game with. If we get enough for a team that would be great, if we get enough for a couple of teams, even better !

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Let's talk business!

The video game business, as much as it pains me to say it is just that, a business. Recently, more than ever, the business models that publishers employ are under scrutiny. With the emergent F2P/freemium games, that will play a huge part in the next-gen consoles and the DLC packages; that double edged blade, many of us are frustrated with some approaches that bigger publishers are taking (I'm looking at you EA). Basically this is a general question/discussion, which applies to us all as…

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5 Replies · Reply by Shimazu yesterday

Gaming Noticeboard

Got some news to share or just a comment about a game but don't think its worthy of a full discussion? post your comments and/or links here (with a brief description for  the links) and who knows it might spark someone else into making it a talking point. for items that do need a discussion, please make it as a new thread. please remember to follow the rules...Batman is watching

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13 Replies · Reply by Batman on Friday

Assassin's Creed Series Discussion

With Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag now released, I thought it would be great to discuss this great series with fellow blog members, as there seems to be many other fans of the series here! Feel free to talk about anything AC related here, even the comics, or the multiplayer(especially the multiplayer, AC3 had a great MP story that many missed!). Remember, nothing is true, everything is permitted.

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5 Replies · Reply by Vazgen on Thursday

Assassin"s Creed: Rogue

So, it seems the 360 is gonna get one last AC game before AC Unity hits. From what I've seen of the trailer, it appears an Assassin, probably around the time of our dear Edward Kenway at the earliest, has gone rouge from the Order, and shoots an injured member clothed in the white robes, as evidenced by the trailer. Now, so far, I don't know why or how this guy breaks off and goes renegade, he doesn't appear to be working with the Templars, as he says he is following "His own…

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42 Replies · Reply by Borommakot Aug 14

Dragon Age Inquistion Discussion

Hello all! I am have become a huge fan of everything dragon age since playing origins will all the dlc and reading up on most lore. I am also waiting on my most anticipated game of 2014 Dragon age inquisition. I wanted to make this a discussion about what you think about the game, future character setups, story theories or anything you are excited for about game or perhaps what you think they should add or include in the game. I hope to have some awesome feedback and discussion on the…

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2 Replies · Reply by Borommakot Aug 13

Anyone play any of the "Mount & Blade", "Total War" or "Civilization" series?

I've yet to play any of the M&B series. Its high on my list, though, as the combat system is highly rated with great looking mounted combat and the ability to recruit and field small armies. I'm a vet of the Total War series: Rome 1, Medieval 2, Empire, Shogun and soon to play Rome 2. Its the only series I know of with RTS where you can field armies of 2K+ soldiers. Great series. I've played Civ 4 & 5, not as much as the TW series but plenty. The combat system isn't anywhere near what the TW…

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  • Hey guys, anyone else excited for Shadows of Modor, or Witcher 3: Wild Hunt?
    • Yes ! I am going to be low on funds this winter after all the games I buy.
  • Hey Bats and Neb. What size is your cover photo? We're trying to create one for the Art Group. 

  • the links should now work again.

  • Links to the various categories has now been reestablished.
  • Awesome cover photo for the group, guys!
  • Liking the cover photo a lot, Nebula!
  • Okay sorry about the wait the tags are all fixed now and the pictures will work again.

  • Alright everyone's posts should be tagged correctly now, i'm not sure if i missed any. please remember that all tags are to be in lower case in keeping with the rest of the site and that the official tags for this group are:

    "game news"
    "game photo"
    "game video"
    pc
    xbox
    playstation

    please remember to add at least one of these to your posts for easy finding later.

    i'll be adding in another category later for the miscellaneous discussions that are neither news or one of the other categories.

    Batman is watching.

  • ah hmm i'll think of something

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