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Things That are Rubbish

I’ve spent most of the last few weeks writing about Bloodbowl, so and as such it’s merely friends and twitter followers that have been subjected to my occasional outbursts of anger, it’s time to change that. Sometimes a good rant helps clear the blood, but you don’t want to do it too often or you just seem bitter and twisted So what I’m going to do, right now, is rage furiously and unfairly at all the things I think are crap in games, from the general to the insanely specific. It’s not really thought through in depth, so feel free…

We got served

They called me paranoid. They called me deluded. They said it would never happen. Well who has the last laugh now?! Funnily enough, no one. If there was any affirmation that the world of the console was aggressively encroaching on the world of the PC, then the recent news that Infinity Ward is removing dedicated server functionality from Modern Warfare 2 is it. Its replacement with a matchmaking system, akin to the likes of Halo 3, has prompted a vicious backlash of Left 4 Dead proportions that IW seem to be ignoring. The comparatively recent explosion of “casual gaming” (that…