January 25, 2012

Skyrim: Missing The Point

There's a review... well, an article, anyway, about Skyrim up on Futurismic, which is such a spectacular example of missing the point that it should probably be printed out and framed. Maybe calligraphed and illuminated. Quite aside from the fact...
Posted by Drew Shiel at 2:50 PM | Comments (0)

November 14, 2011


Like every other gaming blogger out there, except for a few stalwart refuseniks who know they'll give in sooner or later anyway, I have been playing Skyrim. Nina picked it for me on Friday, and had it installed on the...
Posted by Drew Shiel at 3:27 PM | Comments (0)

August 22, 2011

Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

A few years ago, I tried to play Oblivion on the PC. I never quite got the hang of the game, really, and then I got stuck in a magical painting and couldn't get out. Or something. I don't quite...
Posted by Drew Shiel at 1:34 PM | Comments (0)

August 2, 2011

Diablo III: RMT Auction House

There's a lot of fuss across lots of gaming blogs at the moment about the announcement from Blizzard that Diablo III will have a real-money auction house. There'll also be an in-game-gold auction house, so it looks like there's going...
Posted by Drew Shiel at 3:06 PM | Comments (0)

August 25, 2010

Will There Ever Be Another Planescape CRPG?

Spinks is looking at the number of Diablo-esque games coming out in the near future, and mentions Neverwinter in the same context. However, she's also calling out the fact that Neverwinter is set in, well, Neverwinter, in the rather generic...
Posted by Drew Shiel at 10:10 AM | Comments (0)