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Free and easy: no-cost games on Steam

There’s a good chance you’re crying inside now that this year’s Steam summer sale has finished. Either you’ve just checked your bank balance and realised you’ve no money left for the rest of the month; you’ve added a few more titles to your never-ending backlog and have given yourself an even higher list to get through; or you showed great restraint and didn’t buy anything … Continue reading Free and easy: no-cost games on Steam

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The trouble with tedious trends

Have you ever had those moments where you’ve opened your WordPress reader, only to be confronted with a hundred versions of the same story? Scrolling down displays pages of posts consisting of essentially the same headline and image, and nothing new to read. Whether it’s the latest Fortnite update, the newly-revealed Fallout 76 trailer or a reworking of a standard press release, it’s always disappointing … Continue reading The trouble with tedious trends

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Sam & Max hit the wedding (a QotM answer)

July’s Question of the Month is brought to you by The Gaming Diaries: owner of the awesome Overheard in a Game Shop series and one of the loveliest bloggers in the WordPress community. To find out more about her and her site, as well as how you can get involved, take a look at this post. Aah, wedding season. The time of year when soon-to-be-brides … Continue reading Sam & Max hit the wedding (a QotM answer)

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LeChuck: no villain, just misunderstood

My favourite character from the Monkey Island series is Murray, because he’s able to teach us so many valuable life lessons through his adventures. Take the importance of never giving up for example. He may have had his skeletal-body blown to pieces by a cannon in a tragic accident which would have left many emotionally crushed; but our favourite skull turned it into the opportunity … Continue reading LeChuck: no villain, just misunderstood

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Editorial: July 2018

Overworked and underpaid Welcome to July’s editorial for 2018, where we’re taking a well-deserved break from work and putting our feet up for a moment. Let’s take a look back at what happened in June as well as find out what’s coming up this month. Attributes: Followers: Published: Most popular: Most liked: My favourite:     1,125 lovely people 15 posts Gamers blog party: summer … Continue reading Editorial: July 2018