The Illusion Of Choice In Gaming

If A is B and C is A then What is B?


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What would you like to say? 1: I don’t like you. 2: It isn’t that I hate you I just don’t like you. 3: Well I don’t like you but…

Introduction

When it comes to choices in games we all like them, and the more the better. Before absolutely no one says anything I know not everyone likes

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Rules For Gamers


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Honestly I could probably have made this 5 rules or 25 rules. But 10 seemed like a good number so lets start here.

Introduction

This article is actually an idea I have had kicking around for a long time.
But I finally got off my metaphorical ass. I say metaphorical because I am still very much sitting on my

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1 Year of the BSG Book Club

Still Going Strong


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Black Screen Gaming Book Club

You might be forgiven for thinking that BSG is all about games and streams where we say mean thinks at each other and our Patreons. But it is important to remember that once a month we get together in a nice casual way and talk about books.

Introduction

A year ago I posted an article

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Doing It Right: Smoke’s Review

I’m a politically incorrect term


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The Mobile gaming genre is a category I usually leave to Hannibal to review on the blog, but every so often a mobile game will come out on PC as well as IOS and Android. Doing It Right is one of these games, and I grabbed a copy to play for the blog. It’s a small simple game, but is it worth

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Review: Mark Normand’s Out To Lunch

In and out like a ninja


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We all like comedy, at least anyone who is worth talking to does. If someone tells you they don’t listen to standup, I’d suggest you make a quick escape from the conversation, they may enjoy torturing small animals. I’m no different…meaning I like standup, not the little

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A Challenge In Gaming

You get a trophy for reading this!


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What happened to the idea of games being difficult? Why is it that if something offers a real challenge it is just seen as too hard and not worth doing?

Introduction

Remember when things used to be challenging. Remember when you had to work to hear the phrase, Well done you did really well!”
I don’t

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