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Joyetech Evic VT 60w

The Joyetech Evic VT 60w is on pre order now – my friends know I’ve been excited about this release. At this price for a 5000mah 60w mod and tank set it’s a bargain enough, but the temperature control has me intrigued. 21 more words

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Roleplay: Taking CYOA to Another Level

What are the boundaries of narrative?

In an RPG (nominally a role-playing game, but in reality, not quite) like Assassin’s Creed, you make decisions, but the decisions don’t change much. 300 more words

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Quarters: A Double Life

For me, the modern use of the word “arcade” usually brings up the mental image of an enormous screen, blasting the sounds of gunfire and explosions, and a control platform or chair that vibrates until your fillings fall out.  342 more words

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Game of Thrones and Fetishizing Sexual Violence

Trigger Warning: Discusses sexual assault and violence as portrayed in Game of Thrones, and an instance of real life sexual violence.

Spoiler Warning: Mild spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 4. 1,032 more words

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Pre-Ordering: A Plague upon the Gaming Industry

Pre-ordering is a phenomenon that came out of nowhere and has since become common-place within the Gaming Industry. The concept makes sense when purchasing a physical copy of a game at a game story – you don’t want to wait several days for more copies to be sent to the store. 309 more words

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My thoughts: Codecademy

When I first learned about Codecademy, which was about two years ago, I was ecstatic. Here there was, finally a chance for me to learn different programming languages. 467 more words

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Narrative in The Challenge

I love The Challenge. What once started as casual viewing turned into constant, active viewing and investment in a competition show that I never thought would happen. 1,048 more words

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