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Neptunes Pride – The GD War – Part 3

In which Craig Lager (WasteManager), Ed Fenning (Max Ironcock), Thom Senior (Ludo), Tom Hatfield (Dante), Jay Kim (Mana), Craig Lam (Poseidon) and Michael Yang (Miker) fight it out for the galaxy in free-to-play 4x space game, Neptunes Pride. Day 15 Max Ironcock: My scrounged defences were enough, beating back Miker’s crazy lunge that nearly choked me. I’m just lucky he didn’t send them all in one big wedge towards Mothallah. Me and Dante are now left in a tricky spot, waking up from our sleep to find we’d conquered 2 worlds each in a little 4 world cluster, with Miker…

Left 4 Dead 2 – First (late) impressions

I finally got around to picking up Left 4 Dead 2; initially being put off by the demo long delayed the buy, but a recent 50% discount on steam tipped me over. So far I’ve played 3 of the 5 campaigns, and I’ve been having a mega-fun-time with it, though some of those initial demo reservations still reside. What I originally said about the demo was that in the sequel the Survivors were being portrayed much more as aggressors rather than survivors. They are depicted in both the intro cutscene and the demo level as bringing the fight to the…