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Opinions on Spec Ops: The Line

For all the games I’ve played throughout my lifetime, Spec Ops: The Line has to be up there when it comes to being one of the weirdest that I’ve encountered. 1,053 more words


Day 21 - Game with the best story

Meta: The bad news? I missed a day. The good news? That means you get two posts in 24 hours. You lucky sods you. 425 more words


Thresholds Feature: "Gentlemen, welcome to Dubai": Spec Ops The Line's Heart of Darkness

Critical of contemporary colonialism yet irretreivably rooted in its racist traditions, Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness is as important as it is problematic. As a critique of colonialist hypocrisy, the novella is also a profoundly racist text rooted in the contemporary ideology of a civilised Europe and a primordial, savage Africa: ‘a prehistoric earth … that wore the aspect of an unknown planet.’ Francis Ford Coppola adapted Conrad’s novella in 1979 with… 80 more words


Kids in College, Episode 15

In episode 15 of Kids in College, Jacob Douglas and I are joined by special guest Truman Walker to discuss basketball and video games. We share funny stories about teammates and discuss our favorite games (including The Last of Us, Spec Ops: The Line, Guitar Hero, Halo, and older Call of Duty games). 87 more words


Spec Ops the Line Review

Originally published – 25/11/2016

Wow, this game is amazing. No, really, I’m not being sarcastic. Now it’s been a while since I’ve written a game review, so you’ll have to bear with me while I get my footing again. 729 more words

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Shadow of Morality: When Being Bad is Good

I can’t believe it. We spent a whole month talking about Mass Effect, and didn’t talk about morality or choices once. For shame. Let’s fix that. 2,360 more words

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Catching Up

Hey guys!

If you’re reading this, it means I really did run out of time to do a proper post for my Wednesday feature this week and so didn’t un-schedule this “safety post,” but I didn’t forget about you! 422 more words

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