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Truth, Lies and Video Games

AKA, Why High Damage Does Not Matter in video games.

There are many beliefs that if a Player does not do X damage (or achieve some other result), that Player did not contribute to the team in a game based on team play and values. 1,773 more words

Random Thoughts

Battletech - Life, death... and rebirth of a gaming icon?

Even today this box art brings a smile to my face.

Climbing into an improbable three-story death machine held enormous appeal to  my twelve-year old (pre-kneckbeard) self. 516 more words

Gatekeepers Fleet Bulletin for 27/7/3052

Fleet Bulletin for 27/7/305

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Framed by the Home They Love so Dearly HLGK Finds a Friend in the Combine

THURSDAY, JULY 23RD  3052 — …

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Purvo 7 News for 20/7/3052

Purvo 7 News for 20/7/3052

The Voice of the Chancellor. From Sian to the Fringe of Capellan Space.
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Gatekeepers Exiled From Confederation After Apparent Terrorist Activities… 387 more words

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Purvo 7 News for 13/7/3052

Purvo 7 News for 13/7/3052

The Voice of the Chancellor. From Sian to the Fringe of Capellan Space.

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Zhong-Shao Zvolimir Grebenschchikov Returns  Home to Purvo SUNDAY, JULY 12TH, 3052 — Purvo has reason to celebrate today as news of the Zhong-Shao’s much anticipated return spreads like wildfire through Vientiane.

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The problem with Battletech

One of the games, and game universes, that I have always liked has been Battletech. The game is supported by background material that spans over 100 years of concurrent history and also stretches into the game’s “past” 300 years as well. 1,868 more words

Sci-fi

Purvo 7 News for 6/7/3052

Purvo 7 News for 6/7/3052

The Voice of the Chancellor. From Sian to the Fringe of Capellan Space.
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Zhong Shao Falls Ill, Rushed Off Planet…

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