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New Adventure Game Starts You Off At The Final Boss Of An RPG

(Source: kotaku.com)

The scene: Your RPG hero is standing before the evil Overlord, the final boss of the game. As they start to battle, your hero suddenly forgets everything—why he’s fighting, who his friends are, and what he’s doing there in the first place. 75 more words

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The path to Threave Castle

Threave Castle, in the care of Historic Scotland (HES), lies in the National Trust for Scotland Threave Estate. It was subjected to flooding as a result of ‘Storm Desmond’. 56 more words

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The Proud Underdogs Of Pokemon Go's Team Instinct

(Source: kotaku.com)

Team Instinct is, by most available metrics, the smallest of Pokemon Go’s three factions. They are, if nothing else, numerical underdogs. It’s a role many of its members have embraced. 247 more words

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Ruthwell Cross

The Ruthwell Cross now stands in a specially constructed apse (1887) in Ruthwell Parish Church (although it is in the care of Historic Scotland). It is some 5.7 m in height, and dates to the early 8th century. 52 more words

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Meet the 21-year-old Instagram star who traveled to 50 countries in just 2 years

(Source: www.businessinsider.sg)

Growing up in California, Taylor Gleason had only been outside the US during family trips to Mexico. But then, when he was 16, he went on a school trip to Italy, and the travel bug hit him hard.  1,408 more words

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The path to St Ninian's Cave

St Ninian’s cave is one of the sites around Whithorn under the care of Historic Scotland (see St Ninian’s Chapel on the Isle of Whithorn). A number of carved crosses were discovered in the tomb and are now in the… 21 more words

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Directions to the first Caerlaverock Castle

A path takes you through the woodland behind Caerlaverock Castle to the site of the first moated castle. The route is designated by discreet Ministry arrows signs (also found at  26 more words

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