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I kind of wanted to get to level 20 before I wrote this post but alas, it was not to be. Since my last post I took Bart from level 15 to level 19. So what did I learn? Biggest thing: skill chains. Turns out you have to set these […]

If you weren’t around for games like Dungeon Master and Eye of the Beholder you might find combat in Legend of Grimrock to be a bit challenging. I decided to record the first difficult fight you’ll encounter in order to demonstrate the dungeon 2-step. (This is from level 2 of […]

Last night I decided to spend a half hour watching Funcom’s The Secret World video from GDC. I’m not really sure why; I’ve finally come to accept that MMOs aren’t a good genre for me, but I guess old habits die hard. I’m sure I’m going to keep buying these […]

Kindly old Dr. Earnhardt is there to help you feel grooooovy in Farcry 3. Creepy stuff, eh? Here’s the old boy’s official bio: Dr. Alec Earnhardt basks in an artificial glow of life generated by the pills he takes daily. He hails from Oxford and went sailing around the world […]

As an unabashed Felicia Day fanboy, I can’t not post this:

Artist Theo Jansen creates ‘artificial life’ out of tubes and plastic bottles. Very neat to watch these creatures move. Thanks to GraceMcDunnough for tweeting this!

This isn’t new, but someone in the TwitterStream shared it the other day and I just got around to watching it. It’s a fascinating talk by Neuroanatomist Jill Bolte Taylor about the two sides of our brain, how they see the world, and what that means to us. Her revelations […]